European Parliament Condemns Plans To Disconnect File-Sharers

Controversial plans to disconnect file-sharers from the internet were condemned in the European Parliament this morning when MEPs voted to avoid adopting measures "conflicting with civil liberties and human rights and with the principles of proportionality, effectiveness and dissuasiveness".

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BlackCountryBob3842d ago

And to listen to the media we would all be better if we left Europe. If it takes the EU to stop the daft proposals that come from Parliament now days then I am all for it. Perhaps we could get the Euro too and save some money on our games.

The idea of disconnecting file sharers was stupid for so many reasons and it is to the benefit of us all (even if you don't D/L music from the net) that these companies are stopped from destroying our cival liberties in an attempt to make money.