[free-sklyarov] The digital copyright tug o' war

James S. Huggins (Free Sklyarov) FreeSklyarov at ZName.com
Sat Aug 4 10:25:10 PDT 2001

   >>>Thomas Jefferson was so concerned over the potential
   >>>for censorship inherent in government grants of monopolies
   >>>over ideas that he wanted an amendment included in what
   >>>we now know as the "Bill of Rights" that would limit all such
   >>>grants of monopoly to a specific number of years with NO extensions.

Citations would be appreciated from anyone who knows where to find more
information on this particular topic (Jefferson and monopolies).

James S. Huggins

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