Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 26th Nov 2010 22:51 UTC
Legal "A California man charged with violating the DMCA by installing mod chips in Xbox 360 consoles won't be allowed to claim 'fair use' at his scheduled jury trial next week, a federal judge ruled Tuesday - a decision potentially devastating to the defense, and not particularly favorable to anyone who thinks they have the right to tinker with hardware that they've bought and paid for."
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RE: Fake Judge
by sultanqasim on Sat 27th Nov 2010 01:46 UTC in reply to "Fake Judge"
sultanqasim
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2006-10-28

It doesn't quite ban modding things we own, but it does set a bad precedent for consumer rights and modding.

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