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From: Mike Goad <>
Subject: Re: Waived Copyrights and Public Domain
Date: Mon, 01 Mar 1999 05:16:20 -0600
At 12:30 AM 3/1/99 -0500, Linnea Miller wrote:
>Your quotes from the copyright law sound very convincing
His quotes were NOT from copyright law.
They were from http://uscode.house.gov (searched under words "dosclosure of
"TITLE 18 - CRIMES AND CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
PART I - CRIMES
CHAPTER 119 - WIRE AND ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS INTERCEPTION AND
INTERCEPTION OF ORAL COMMUNICATIONS"
Steve was quoting the wire-tapping law which has been extended to cover
electronic communications. It appears to me that the use of this law as
justification is extremely thin.