Revised internet piracy bill [France NA]

Projet de loi.... relatif a la protection penale de la propriete litteraire et artistique sur Internet (Bill... on the criminal protection of literary and artistic property on the Internet), French National Assembly, September 15, 2009 [revising the original draft, thereby granting courts discretion to suspend a user's Internet services in response to the Constitutional Council's ruling that the power to restrict the fundamental right of accessing the Internet should not be entrusted to an administrative authority].

Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here. Latest commentary available here. JURIST has more on the bill.

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