Belgian Newspapers Demand Google Pay $77 Million For All The Traffic Google Sent Them

Mike Masnick, TechDirt, May 28, 2008
Commentary by Stephen Downes

I've got a better idea: shut down Google in Belgium. Let's see how long the government allows this sort of nonsense to continue once Belgian citizens see the long-term consequences. And maybe Singapore, too, while we're at it. Let's not forget - these people with their patents and their lawsuits and their copyright acts aren't trying to make things better. They're trying to wreck the internet. To wreck our capacity to speak freely with each other.
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