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Submission + - Removal of Printed Photo Credit Qualifies as DMCA (pdnonline.com) 2

mattgoldey writes: A federal appeals court in Philadelphia has reinstated a photographer's copyright lawsuit against a New Jersey radio station owner, after finding that a lower court came to the wrong decision on every issue in the case.

Most significantly, the appeals court said that a photo credit printed in the gutter of a magazine qualifies as copyright management information (CMI) under the Digital Millenium Copyright Act (DMCA). The DMCA prohibits the unauthorized removal of encryption technology or copyright management information from copyrighted works.

Submission + - Bill to be introduced to legalize marijuana (cnbc.com)

shafty023 writes: It would appear Ron Paul (R-TX) and Barney Frank (D-MA) are going to be presenting a bill to legalize marijuana and thus end the failed war on drugs finally if it gets passed. What chances do you all think this bill has in the Senate & House or even surviving the president's veto pen? I suggest everyone also take a second and head on over to CNBC and [url=http://www.cnbc.com/id/43510348]leave your vote[/url] of whether you are for/against legalizing marijuana.
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Submission + - LulzSec knocks CIA website offline with DDoS attac (sophos.com)

An anonymous reader writes: Notorious hacktivist group LulzSec appears to have launched a successful distributed denial-of-service attack against the CIA's website at www.cia.gov.

LulzSec confirmed in a message on Twitter its part in the attack, saying "Tango down- for the lulz."

LulzSec has previously claimed responsibility for internet attacks on Sony, PBS, the US Senate, FBI affiiate Infragard, amongst others.

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Nintendo Admits It Used PS3 and Xbox Footage in Wii U Presentation
PC Magazine
If you thought the game footage seen at yesterday's Nintendo press conference at E3 looked better than anything you ever saw from Nintendo, you were right. In fact, you're still right: Some of the clips were actually from Xbox 360 and ...
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Submission + - SPAM: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has topped FHM's list of

VickySlashdot writes: "Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has topped FHM's list of the 100 Sexiest Women in the world.
According to dailymail
"For while Rosie Huntington-Whiteley was voted the World's Sexiest Woman for the first time ever — knocking Cheryl Cole from the title she's held for the past two years — she was otherwise indisposed and unable to collect her title at the London do""

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