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Old 08-16-2012, 03:17 AM   #69
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Originally Posted by Jozawun View Post
Probably because it wasn't a question of ethics in the first place, there never having been any valid moral or ethical justification for monopoly intellectual property rights.
I disagree. There are ethical justifications for copyright (aka monopoly intellectual property rights).

First and foremost, to encourage the creation of "intellectual property".
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