February 6, 2009
BIG COPYRIGHT AT JUSTICE: RIAA and BSA’s Lawyers Taking Top Justice Posts:
Following the appointment of RIAA’s champion Donald Verrilli as associate deputy attorney general, here’s a complete roundup of all the RIAA and BSA-linked lawyers comfortably seated at top posts at the Department of Justice by the new government. Not strange, since US VP Joe Biden is well known for pushing the copyright warmongers’ agenda in Washington. Just in case you don’t know, Verrilli is the nice man who sued the pants off Jammie Thomas.
Not surprising that the Dems would side with the entertainment industry, since it’s one of their biggest sources of money.
Plus, this amusing comment: “I suppose putting the attack dogs for anti-competitive businesses in the DOJ is better than putting tax evaders in charge of the IRS…”