Cyber Riot Sparks Controversy Over DRMA

Law360, New York (May 9, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- When an article containing an encryption key that could be used to break copy protection on HD-DVD was put up and subsequently taken down last week on Internet news site Digg.com, it sparked an Internet riot that pitted digital rights management against what users insisted was their right to free speech.

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