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TechFreedom Joins Coalition Letter Expressing Concerns about SOPA

November 15, 2011

TechFreedom joined a diverse array of thirteen public interest groups in a coalition letter expressing concerns about H.R. 3261, the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA)....


Diverse Tech Groups Call for an End to FCC Censorship

November 14, 2011

Five philosophically diverse tech policy organizations have called for an end to the FCC’s censorship of television broadcasting as a violation of the First Amendment....


TechFreedom’s Latest: Dangers of SOPA, Search Bias Exaggerated, Celebrating 7 Billion, ECPA, COPPA

November 4, 2011

SOPA: Hollywood’s Latest Effort to Turn Back Time (CNET) Larry Downes has previously warned about the unintended consequences of the Senate’s Protect IP Act, noting...


Larry Downes Statement on Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA)

October 28, 2011

Yesterday, Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Tx) introduced the Stopping Online Piracy Act (H.R. 3261), also called the Enforcing and Protecting American Rights Against Sites Intent on...


Copyright, Done Right: Warrantless Factory Searches Aren’t the Right Way to Stop DVD Piracy

October 4, 2011

California police will now be able to conduct warrantless searches of optical disc (DVD, CD, BluRay) factories to look for piracy and seize pirated discs,...


Sorrell: The Supreme Court Confronts Free Speech, Marketing & Privacy

July 9, 2011

July 19, 2011 – 12:00pm to 3:00pm The Supreme Court’s 6-3 decision in Sorrell v. IMS Health has been heralded as a major victory for...