Uncovering the source of counterfeit loses

In his latest column, Michael Geist explains the source of the infamous RCMP statistic abused by the copyright lobbyists and parroted by the media. Since this statistic seems to be driving copyright reform in Parliament, one would expect that the RCMP had derived it from reputable and substantiated sources. Unfortunately, they didn't. What were the sources used by the RCMP? The media and lobbyists.

*sigh*

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Yet another RCMP scandal

It seems increasingly hard to trust anything that comes out of the RCMP.


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