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Tuesday, October 05, 2004

Govt employees restricting use of public-domain images

Are webcam images of Mt. St. Helens made by U.S. Forest Service employees in the public domain? Brian Carver makes a good case that they are. But if so, then the Forest Service has to scrap the terms of use it wants to impose on the public. (Thanks to the Creative Commons blog.)