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Rapid Pirate Site Blocking Mechanism Introduced By Portugal

In concert with rightsholders and Internet service providers, Portugal has just introduced a mechanism which enables the streamlined blocking of 'pirate' sites. Set to go into effect during mid-August, the system will target sites with more than 500 allegedly infringing links and those whose indexes contain more than 66% infringing content. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and the best VPN services.
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