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Japan Plans to Criminalize Pirate Link Sites, Up to Five Years in Jail for Operators

By | March 25, 2019

For the past several months, authorities in Japan have been grappling with the thorny issue of online piracy. The country has attempted to deal with the issue previously but there now appears to be greater momentum. Back in September an advisory panel for the Agency for Cultural Affairs recommended that ‘pirate’ indexing sites (known locally… Read More »