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Google challenges rogue sites bill

Patrick Ross, Washington DC


A House bill that targets so-called rogue web sites has sparked a battle between technology companies and IP owners that some members of Congress called the most volatile in more than a decade

The battleground was a House Judiciary Committee hearing held today on HR-3261, the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) by chairman Lamar Smith of Texas.

The bill would allow the US government to target search engines, online ad brokers, ISPs, domain...


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