US Judge Says Anti-Bootlegging Law Is Unconstitutional

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US Judge Says Anti-Bootlegging Law Is Unconstitutional

Postby Jake » Fri Sep 24, 2004 5:29 pm

US Judge Anti-Bootlegging Law Is Unconstitutional

U.S. District Judge Harold Baer ruled that the statute banning boot-legging was unconstitutional because it says that copyrights on live performances are protected forever. This, he said, conflicts with the "limited time" requirements of copyright law.

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