Protect IP Act more restrictive than Chinese law, say profs

More than 90 law professors have written to Congress, claiming that the proposed Protect IP Act, designed to allow the blocking of domains that promote digital piracy, is unconstitutional.

Lone senator blocks Protect IP Act

Senator Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat, has (thankfully) blocked a rather draconian bill targeted at so-called "rogue" websites suspected of copyright infringement.

Anonymous targets Obama admin over censorship claims

Cyber activists associated with Anonymous have kicked off a digital campaign to protest U.S. legislation aimed at downing websites suspected of copyright infringement.