Chairwoman of Music Trade Group RIAA to Step Down

(Reuters) See also leading article Copyrights - A radical rethink. The best way to foster creativity in the digital age is to overhaul current copyright laws. Over the past 50 years, as a result of heavy lobbying by content industries, copyright has grown to such ludicrous proportions that it now often inhibits rather than promotes the circulation of ideas, leaving thousands of old movies, records and books languishing behind a legal barrier. 26 January 2003

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