Three Strikes Hypocrisy

Three Strikes Hypocrisy

President Sarkozy of France has been pushing for the introduction of a “Three Strikes and You’re Out” law.  In summary, under this arrangement, if a person is accused of infringing copyright three times then an ISP must disconnect their internet account.  Fortunately, it seems that the EU Parliament has knocked this idea on the head.  However, before it did so his own party demonstrated its hypocrisy by using a US band’s song without permission.


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