Usenet and the Law.

Adam Rifkin (
Mon, 10 Jun 1996 00:48:26 -0700 (PDT)

[Rajit, you can ignore this one. -- Adam. :]

In Rindos v Hardwick (1994) the Western Australia Supreme Court awarded
damages for defamation arising out of an item in a newsgroup published
on the Internet. This comment examines the decision and considers its
wider implications both for users of the Internet and service providers
on the Internet.

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