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DCMA found not to cover garage doors Sep. 2nd, 2004 05:49 pm
http://news.com.com/Judges+OK+garage+door+openers+in+copyright+case/2100-1028_3-5341625.html?tag=st.pop
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From: otterylexa
Date: September 2nd, 2004 - 07:36 pm (Link)
Yes. I can't quite see though, how wanting to watch your DVD is qualitatively different from wanting to open your garage door. :/
From: flewellyn
Date: September 3rd, 2004 - 12:16 pm (Link)
It isn't, really. The ruling states that circumvention is only a violation if you do it with the intent to infringe. So watching your DVD, theoretically, shouldn't infringe. It's hazy, though...