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Re: [vox] fwd [dmarti@zgp.org: [svlug] DMCA reform]


how did doug ose vote?

i would be surprised if doug ose voted the way we wanted him to vote.

are you giving us his address so we can thank him or chastise him?


begin Bill Kendrick <nbs@sonic.net> 
> Davis is in California's 3rd district and is represented by
> The Honorable Doug Ose:
>   215 Cannon
>   Washington, D. C> 20515
>   (202) 225-5716
> -bill!
> pr@lugod.org
> ----- Forwarded message from Don Marti <dmarti@zgp.org> -----
> Date: Thu, 3 Oct 2002 14:12:25 -0700
> From: Don Marti <dmarti@zgp.org>
> Subject: [svlug] DMCA reform
> To: Silicon Valley Linux User Group <svlug@lists.svlug.org>
> Members in the 16th Congressional district should write to Rep. Zoe
> Lofgren to thank her for supporting the rights of Linux users to
> play DVDs and other media.
> http://www.house.gov/lofgren/press/107press/021002_release.htm
> For those of us in the 14th district, it would be a good idea to
> get our Rep., Anna Eshoo, to become a cosponsor.
> Here's a letter I just printed -- don't send the exact same letter
> but feel free to borrow parts.
> \documentclass[letterpaper,10pt]{letter}
> \address{Donald B. Marti Jr.\\
> 99 East Middlefield Rd. \#17\\
> Mountain View, CA 94043 USA}
> \date{3 October 2002}
> \signature{Donald B. Marti Jr.}
> \begin{document}
> \begin{letter}{The Honorable Anna Eshoo\\
> 698 Emerson Street\\
> Palo Alto, California 94301}
> \opening{Dear Representative Eshoo:}
> The anticircumvention provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright
> Act (DMCA) have failed to affect copyright infringement while acting
> only as an obstacle to the development of new software for business
> and education.
> Representative Zoe Lofgren's Digital Choice and Freedom Act of 2002
> is a welcome reform that will preserve the historic benefits of
> copyright while helping software innovators deliver useful products
> for digital media artists and customers.
> Please become a cosponsor of this legislation and join our 16th
> district neighbor in supporting the innovation and free speech that
> are so vital to our area.
> \closing{Sincerely,}
> \end{letter}
> \end{document}
> -- 
> Don Marti
> http://zgp.org/~dmarti
> dmarti@zgp.org
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