Piracy fears over net generation

Wednesday, 31 May 2006, 12:16 AM EST

Net freedom fighter Lawrence Lessig has called for an end to what he described as "extremism" in copyright laws.

The Stanford law professor fears they could stifle the creativity of a new generation in the digital age. Prof Lessig told the Hay Festival in Wales that the "age of prohibition" could turn "kids into pirates".

At the BBC.

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