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Fred Fierling

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Submission from Fred Fierling received on September 16, 2001 via e-mail

Subject: Canadian Copyright Reform

Dear Sir or Madam,

I am appalled to hear that the Canadian government is considering legislation similar to the US's DMCA. Surely we can come up with something better than a law which has resulted in the indictment of a computer programmer for publishing an algorithm as has Dmitri Sklyarov.

What's next, a law against thought-crime?

Regards,

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