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Greg Morin: Ideas Are Not Property, On Dismantling IP

The following was published on the Libertarian Party of Georgia’s website. Greg Morin is a member of the Athens, Georgia area Libertarian Party.

26 June 2013 By  Leave a Comment

This was originally posted on Porcupine Musings.

The US Supreme Court ruled unanimously this past week that human genes may not be patented.

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Bob Barr: GOP’s DNA bill offends Bill of Rights

Bob Barr at the Barr Code blog:

What the one hand giveth, the other taketh away — words to live by for the Republican majority at the Georgia legislature; which, it seems, just cannot bear to see the power and control of state government lessened.

Last Wednesday, for example, many Georgians had their eyes fixed on the Georgia General Assembly as the Senate debated and subsequently passed SB 10 – legislation that allows local communities to chose whether or not to allow Sunday sales of alcohol.… Read more ...