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The text of S. 978 isn't yet available from the official THOMAS system, but Klobuchar's office sent us a copy of the brief bill. Under current law, "reproducing" and "distributing" copyrighted works are felony charges and cover P2P transfers and Web downloads. But streaming is a "public performance" rather than a "distribution"—and holding a public performance without a proper license is not a felony. S. 978 adds "public performance" to the felony list.

Online streamers can now face up to five years in prison and a fine in cases where:

They show 10 or more "public performances" by electronic means in any 180-day period and

The total retail value of those performances tops $2,500 or the cost of licensing such performances is greater than $5,000

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2011/05/new-bill-upgrades-unauthorized-internet-streaming-to-a-felony.ars

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Filed: AOS (pnd) Country: Canada
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Oh brother...

Do they realize how many teens and early 20yr olds they'd be throwing into prison?


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I have NO ISSUE with this..


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