DC Appeals Court Questions Plaintiffs' Right To Sue FCC Over Antipiracy Policy

Law360, New York (March 16, 2005, 12:00 AM EST) -- A Washington D.C. appeals court has asked a coalition of library and consumer groups for evidence they have legal standing in their challenge to antipiracy technology imposed by the Federal Communications Commission.

On Tuesday, Judges at the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia said they were uncertain whether the plaintiffs had legal standing and asked the groups to explain their position further before proceeding with the case.

The consumer groups were given until March 29 to submit briefs of no more than...
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