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Submission + - Patent Troll Reform Dies in the Senate (washingtonpost.com)

VT-802-Software writes: A bipartisan proposal to curb patent trolls was shelved by the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) Wednesday....

"Supporters of the compromise accuse trial lawyers, universities, pharmaceutical companies and biotech companies for foiling the plan at the eleventh hour."

Anything cut to length will be too short.