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Dotcom’s Internet Party Wants to Abolish “Geo Blocking” Restrictions

One of the key issues the Internet Party wants to change is the liability New Zealanders face for using VPN services and other circumvention tools to access legal content. At the moment, it is illegal for them to stream content from U.S-based Hulu and Netflix via proxies or VPNs. […] [T]he Internet Party also wants to abolish the Internet disconnection sanction available under New Zealand’s “three-strikes” law, and strengthen the “safe harbor” provisions for Internet services to prevent abuse by copyright holders. – Ernesto, TorrentFreak http://ift.tt/1qa2ryR