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Scientists Decry Antipiracy Bill

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Science  26 Nov 1999:
Vol. 286, Issue 5445, pp. 1658
DOI: 10.1126/science.286.5445.1658

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Responding to a furious lobbying campaign, the House last week put off a vote on a bill that critics say could severely hinder how everyone from molecular biologists to environmental scientists uses electronic databases. Scientific groups are hoping a less restrictive proposal emerges when Congress returns in January.