Judiciary committee approval has been given to the “Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act” aka the Internet Censorship Bill, which will allow US Courts to block users within the US from accessing certain websites. This means the RIAA and MPAA can petition the court to block access to file-sharing hubs like The Pirate Bay. Most disturbing part is that it passed unanimously. Nobody is standing up against this loosely regulated censorship plan.

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