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US Congress Targetting Video Games

The purported problem of violent and sexually explicit video games has resurfaced on politicians' agenda as the November election draws near. A U.S. House of Representatives committee on consumer protection says it will hold a... More...

Congress Passes ID Theft Bill

The U.S. Senate today announced legislation to stop identity theft. To accomplish this goal identify theft would have harsher penalties of up to two years in prison. However this bill does not address... More...

Congress Moves to Criminalize P2P

Congress appears to be preparing assaults against peer-to-peer technology on multiple fronts. A draft bill recently circulated among members of the House judiciary committee would make it much easier for the Justice Department to pursue... More...

Congress OKs anti-spam bil

Congress approved a bill Monday outlawing some of the most annoying forms of junk e-mail and creating a "do not spam" registry. By a voice vote, the House approved the bill containing... More...

Congress Passes Bill That Will Limit Spam

Congress moved significantly closer to the first-ever federal protections against unwanted commercial e-mails with the House passing a bill Saturday that would impose new limits on sending irritating offers on the Internet. Final approval by... More...

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