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[–] SturdyGal 0 points 18 points (+18|-0) ago 

Then it would seem that ignorance of the law WOULD be a defense in Georgia.

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[–] Outlier00 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago  (edited ago)

;)

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[–] brandon816 0 points 7 points (+7|-0) ago 

Put it on a torrent, I'll help host it.

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[–] FuckYourSafespace 0 points 6 points (+6|-0) ago 

And how in the actual fuck was this allowed to happen? The Clinton Defence seems even more legit now, way to go US District Judge Richard Story.

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[–] 8617553? 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

States are allowed to hire contractors, who in turn did the annotations in the official law, which they then copyrighted.

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[–] FuckYourSafespace 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

That's pretty shady.

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[–] 8612343? 1 points 4 points (+5|-1) ago 

Same in Canada.

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[–] Riva 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Canada isn't a state. Which laws is it illegal to print off in Canada? I just printed the Constitution to pdf..... But I'm not sure if this were the laws you were referring to.

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[–] 8616285? 1 points -1 points (+0|-1) ago 

My point was that it's a fairly common law around the world, not that it's acceptable.

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[–] OriginalReaper 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

source?

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[–] Likeitirish 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

not if enough people publish it! Then it becomes part of the public domain. Torrent that shit!

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[–] DeltaBravoTango 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

That's so fucked.

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[–] derram 1 points 2 points (+3|-1) ago 

https://archive.is/FSJgL | https://vgy.me/mPOZJx.png :

If you publish Georgia’s state laws, you’ll get sued for copyright and lose | Ars Technica

'If you want to read the official laws of the state of Georgia, it will cost you more than $1,000. '

'The Official Code of Georgia Annotated, every component of it, is the official law... ', "The OCGA is the only official copy of Georgia's laws, so that was the one citizens needed to be able to read."

'Every bill passed by the Georgia legislature, Malamud points out, describes itself as "An Act to amend the Official Code of Georgia Annotated."'

'Our publication of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated should be encouraged, not threatened."'

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