Anti-piracy law threatens EU telecoms revamp
Posted in: Government & Policy at 28/04/2009 15:43
An effort by the European parliament to limit the reach of anti-piracy prosecutions is threatening to derail the European Union's ambitious plans to revamp telecommunications legislation.
A parliamentary proposal to turn internet access into a fundamental human right is proving unacceptable to member states, with time fast running out for a deal to be struck before the parliamentary elections in June.
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