Apple Sued Over Censorship Of IPhone, IPod Cracks

Law360, New York (April 27, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Testing the scope of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, the operator of a public Web site has accused Apple Inc. of violating free speech rights by smothering Internet discussions that help individuals tamper with Apple products so that they work with software other than the technology company's.

The complaint, lodged Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, claims Apple trampled OdioWorks LLC’s First Amendment rights when, brandishing copyright protections under the DMCA, it forced the operator of BluWiki to remove discussions...
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