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    Re: Can a Government force ICANN to ban some domai
    by Anonymous on Saturday August 31 2002, @04:30PM (#8862)
    "I DO think it's realistic for ICANN to make registrar accreditation conditional on a Code of minimum Standards. That dimension of regulation and enforcement would benefit consumers in my view."

    Under what authority does ICANN have to single handedly remove accredation of an existing business that would have the effect forcing it out of business because it does not adhere to some arbitrary code of conduct?

    Can you show me another industry where a single, private, and central entity has this type of power and authority?

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    Re: Can a Government force ICANN to ban some domai
    by Anonymous on Sunday September 01 2002, @11:16AM (#8883)
    This isn't a political conflict, it's a terrorist conflict and Batasuna is part of the terrorist. That's why spanish government wna't to remove them from Internet.

    Have you ever seen a person blow up when he gets into his car? Have you ever seen his family crying after see this?
    Have you ever got blood from a killed person over you?

    I survived three terrorist acts in Madrid (they act more times, but only in three times they cought me in the wrong place at the wrong moment)., dou you really think this is a political conflict?

    Woahhhhh, pure freedom on the net, let the terrorist have websites!!!! Dou you know the meaning of freedom??
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