March 31, 2004
New DOJ Task Force on Copyright Violations
Ashcroft creates task force for copyright violations (The agency press release.)
Feds Crank Up Heat on P2P
See also the Piracy Deterrence and Privacy Act of 2004 (H.R. 4077), "to enhance criminal enforcement of the copyright laws, to educate the public about the application of copyright law to the Internet," passed today by the House Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property.