Open Society Foundation: Voices

News Digest: Citizens call for Digital Rights to be "Non-negotiable"

by Becky Hogge 20 May 2013

 

France: Three strikes law to be remodelled (http://www.iptegrity.com/index.php/france/848-hadopislashed-
a-smartphones-taxed-in-french-3-strikes-re-modelling)
Monica Horten examines a new report commissioned by the French government which recommends
welcome revisions to France’s unpopular HADOPI law—a “graduated response”–style punishment for online
copyright infringement that ends in individuals being disconnected from the internet—but contains worrying
proposals for intermediary liability.