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Friday August 08, 2014

IFPI Chief: Blocking Pirate Bay is Not Censorship

Seriously? People are complaining that The Pirate Bay is being censored?

The CEO of the IFPI in Austria has been defending his group's attempts to have The Pirate Bay and other torrent sites blocked by local ISPs. Franz Medwenitsch says that using the word "blocking" in these situations is wrong and defending copyright by disabling access to websites does not amount to censorship.