Lib Dems offer nothing new in DEA debate

Huppert's policy paper Stimulating Growth in the Digital Economy, which recommends repealing huge swathes of the DEA, was controversially accepted by his party on Monday. However, in a packed fringe debate with UK Music CEO Feargal Sharkey, the Cambridge MP offered few alternatives to help rights holders tackle piracy despite conceding that "we cannot survive in a culture of getting everything for free".

Huppert said piracy was a huge problem and that for the most part the DEA was "fine", ...

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