via Demand Progress
URGENT: Congress Wants To Make Streaming A Felony
Tell Congress to oppose S. 978, the new “Ten Strikes” bill
We were amazed to see hundreds of user-generated videos about S.978 pop up on YouTube after an action alert we sent out a few weeks ago. Our wonderful crew of summer interns used those videos to make this mash-up, which explains why this bill — which would make it a felony to stream certain copyrighted content — is such bad news. (Video and petition).
S. 978 A bill to amend the criminal penalty provision for criminal infringement of a copyright, and for… read full text of bill
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