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Re: Internet Access as Human Right

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2011 20:59:59 +0200
Cc: "tag" <www-tag@w3.org>, "Harry Halpin" <hhalpin@w3.org>
Message-Id: <C2118E42-A2CD-40C4-AF16-0A21BBE40CFF@berjon.com>
To: "Appelquist, Daniel, VF-Group" <Daniel.Appelquist@vodafone.com>
On Jun 6, 2011, at 00:05 , Appelquist, Daniel, VF-Group wrote:
> Interesting developments in the UN this past week linking Internet access to
> freedom of expression  see here: http://j.mp/jv4KrW (LA Times Article).

FWIW the French Constitutional Council has made that link as well in its 2009 decision that censored large parts of the "HADOPI" law. The 12th consideration is probably the clearest on this topic:

  http://www.conseil-constitutionnel.fr/conseil-constitutionnel/francais/les-decisions/2009/decisions-par-date/2009/2009-580-dc/decision-n-2009-580-dc-du-10-juin-2009.42666.html

(In French, obviously.)

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