CNET/Protect IP

“Leahy’s Protect IP act even worse than COICA,” CNET, May 12, 2011. Larry files an initial review of the new Protect IP Act, aimed at curbing online piracy, shortly after its introduction by Sen. Patrick Leahy. Though many improvements were made over last year’s version, known as COICA, the bill is still a dangerous tinkering with the mechanics of the Internet in the name of a dubious goal.