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    'Pirate' link site stands defiant

    This is a discussion on 'Pirate' link site stands defiant within the P2P / File sharing forums, part of the General chat category; BT have been given 2 weeks to block Newsbin- BT given a fortnight to block Newzbin | News | PC ...

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      More on BT blocking Newsbin

      BT have been given 2 weeks to block Newsbin-
      BT given a fortnight to block Newzbin | News | PC Pro

      A couple of interesting facts come out of this, it seems that BT tried to drag other ISPs into it, one of which -
      BT was also denied the right to obtain an order extending the ruling to rival ISPs, with the judge saying it was down to copyright owners to take such action.


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      Re: 'Pirate' link site stands defiant

      heh suprised they havent blocked those other p2p sites

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      Re: 'Pirate' link site stands defiant

      BT had better do a better job than the IWF then:

      The judge also denied BT the right to claim for third-party damages, such as legal costs if the ISP is sued by a user, by a site for "overblocking", or other losses.

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      Re: 'Pirate' link site stands defiant

      Quote Originally Posted by deadman1984 View Post
      heh suprised they havent blocked those other p2p sites
      Now that a precedent has been set, they will. I wonder if TalkTalk, for all their talk, will contest a court order.

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      Re: 'Pirate' link site stands defiant

      heh well talk talk were the ones who wouldnt do any blocking like but outs possible thease days

     

     
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