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[img] the stop online piracy act (sopa), also known as house bill 3261 or hr 3261, is a bill that was introduced in the united states house of. The stop online piracy act (sopa) was a controversial united states bill introduced by us representative lamar s smith (r-tx. The tech industry is abuzz about sopa, an anti-piracy sopa explained: what it is and why it matters sopa is an acronym for the stop online piracy act. Lamar smith, the texas republican representative who authored the stop online piracy act (sopa) it was compared to the much-hated stop online piracy.
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More than 400 organizations have publicly expressed support of the contentious stop online piracy act (sopa), or the passage of other similar anti-piracy legislation.
Text for hr3261 - 112th congress (2011-2012): stop online piracy act. The stop online piracy act has generated heated debate here's what it's all about the stop online piracy act has generated heated debate sopa, introduced oct. The stop online piracy act (sopa) (also known as the e-parasite act, house bill 3261, or hr 3261) was a bill that was being considered by the us house of representatives that was. Websites go dark to protest sopa wikipedia, others go offline for 24-hour protest of the stop online piracy act, while google asks users to contact congress.
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