Hope for fair exceptions to the DMCA

Though you don't hear about it much, there is hope for those who've been digitally locked out of their content by the DMCA. As discussed in the inappropriately-titled article from Wired News: Any DVDs, Games You Want Cracked?: "If the copyright office finds instances where copy protection prevents fair use of the work, then those copy protections can be legally circumvented."

Now, your chances of actually getting an exception declared for you are pretty slim, but at least they exist in theory...


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