21 Jan '12, 12am

SOPA and PIPA Stopped -- Next, the OPEN ACT | Care2 Causes

SOPA and PIPA Stopped -- Next, the OPEN ACT | Care2 Causes

It’s “Internet 1, Congress 0 “: In the wake of widespread online protest, the House and the Senate have stopped both the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the Protect IP Act (PIPA) in their tracks. Just this Friday morning, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) announced that he has canceled next week’s Senate vote on PIPA, which is now indeed opposed by many of its co-sponsors. Shortly afterwards, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) said that SOPA will not be taken up as planned and that legislators must “wait until there is wider agreement on a solution.” Reid indeed acknowledged that ”recent events” — the blackout on Wikipedia and other sites including Reddit and the other protests involving an estimated 115,000 websites this past Wednesday — had played a role in his decision to postpone the vote. PIPA sponsor Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), the...

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