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    Re:why should domain owners go away?
    by Anonymous on Wednesday January 14 2004, @02:46AM (#12845)
    ccTLDs which has been orphaned by the country they were owned by should be deleted within a handful of years.

    That's just the risk you take when you register a banana republic ccTLD domain name.

    Furthermore: There should be a limit of the percentage of registrations under a ccTLD which originates outside that territory. Say max 10% of .nu registrations should be allowed to be made by and for entitities outside that territory. .nu asked for a ccTLD and used it as a gTLD. They had more registrations than citizens of their country. As I see it, that's misuse of a ccTLD.
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    Re:why should domain owners go away? by Anonymous
    Re:why should domain owners go away?
    by michael (froomkin@lawUNSPAM.tm) on Wednesday January 14 2004, @04:36AM (#12846)
    User #4 Info | http://www.discourse.net/
    1. Why should this limit be imposed? If a ccTLD/government wants foreign investment/participation, who is harmed by this?
    2. Who has the authority to impose your rule, and if they have that authority, then what other authority do they have?
    3. How do you tell where someone is really from?
    4. How do you enforce this rule if a ccTLD exceeds your quota?
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