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Sunday, January 19, 2003

If you'd like to champion Lawrence Lessig's proposal in yesterday's New York Times for shifting up to 98% of the copyrighted works over 50 years old into the public domain, then see his new FAQ on the idea. It will help answer objections and misunderstandings. He's now calling the proposal the Eric Eldred Act. Can we get a House member to submit it in the current session of Congress?