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Re: [web-annotation] Associate license with content

From: Rob Sanderson via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 11 Jan 2016 22:30:19 +0000
To: public-annotation@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-170712018-1452551419-sysbot+gh@w3.org>

Further reflection at editing time ... we could allow arbitrary 
strings using the Content pattern. Also, we should use rights, not 
license, as the Public Domain is not a licence... there are no rights 
on the content to be licensed.

  "@context": "http://www.w3.org/ns/anno.jsonld",
  "id": "http://example.org/anno%%anno%%",
  "type": "Annotation",
  "rights": {
    "type": "Content",
    "text": "This annotation is dedicated to the Public Domain"
  "body": {
    "id": "http://example.net/review1",
    "rights": "http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/"
  "target": "http://example.com/product1"

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