[Icecast] Legal issues for non-profit radio stations.

chip chiapas at riseup.net
Tue Oct 18 19:47:46 UTC 2005


Justin Bot wrote:
> Of course we all know these groups would certainly not appreciate the
> audible distrobution of their bread and butter. However, I assume your
> scope is only within the U.S. , whereas personaly in Canada. Our laws
> governed a right to freedom of information in regards to online
> content. More or less, if you find it online it must be public content
> (unless that's been changed by now, I haven't heard anything).

we were are talking about the situation in the UK.

more info about all this here for UK folks:


the Community Media Association is currently lobbying for a blanket
license agreement for UK webcasters:




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