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Submission + - Three-strikes comes to New Zealand. (

BiggerIsBetter writes: "New Zealand re-introduces three-strike copyright amendment bill, complete with disconnection and $15,000 fines. Creative Freedom NZ has some good links. Be sure to read the bill itself and the remarkably one-sided regulatory impact statement (with sections "omitted"). Looks like the Kiwis are well on their way to getting ACTA in place early, and "consumers" aside, it has serious implications for non-ISP business all over the country."

Some programming languages manage to absorb change, but withstand progress. -- Epigrams in Programming, ACM SIGPLAN Sept. 1982