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It’s bloody hard to host a newsgroup (in Norway)

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It's bloody hard to host a newsgroup (in Norway)

The district court of Oslo has ruled that Scandinavian ISP and telco Tele2 is legally liable for distributing pictures containing child porn and other indecent images in its newsgroups. Tele2 was fined a hefty NOK 500,000 ($63,500) by the Norwegian court, reported Scandinavian Web site Digi.no. Markus Takte, Tele2’s CEO in Norway, says the company will appeal this ‘absurd’ ruling.

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