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Cu Digest, #9.33, Sun 27 Apr 97File 1--Wired news: German Network Lifts Ban on Dutch ISP (fwd)

From--         tank <tank@xs4all.nl>
To--           tank@xs4all.nl
Date--         Wed, 23 Apr 1997 11:39:04 +0200 (MET DST)

>From www.wired.com:

German Network Lifts Ban on Dutch ISP

With mirror sites defeating its attempt to shutter a left-wing
magazine, Germany's main academic network has called off the blockade.
The network acted 11 April after prosecutors warned that Radikal
magazine, hosted by Dutch ISP XS4ALL, was illegal. The network then
blocked XS4ALL, which hosts 6,000 Web sites. Protests included
widespread mirroring of Radikal. "An effective barrier to the illegal
content was not possible," a network spokesman told the Associated

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Article-ID: 04_1997&4570148
Score: 82
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