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 May 1, 2010  Posted by  Online

Cory Doctorow writes:

In its comments to Victoria Espinel, the American IP enforcement czar, AT&T calls on the government to hold tribunal in which accused infringers will lose their internet access. It doesn’t want a full court to evaluate claims of infrigment (sic), just a high-speed, traffic-court-style process by which entire families will lose their lifelines to the electronic society.

AT&T also wants the government to establish a list of banned websites that all ISPs are ordered to block.

Read more on BoingBoing.

Nate Anderson of Ars Technica also provides coverage and commentary on this.

Thanks to the reader who sent in these links.

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