The Hague Appeals Court has reversed the order prohibiting the access of the The Pirate Bay website by major Internet Service Providers (ISP).
The Pirate Bay website must be one of the most censored sites in the world. By providing links to videos or files that infringe copyright, the website has been the target of many appeals from the Hollywood funded anti-piracy group BREIN. After trying to force the site to self censor links infringing copyright, the Dutch anti-piracy group filed a complaint ordering Ziggo, one of the main ISP in the Netherlands to block all access to the website. Joined by XS4ALL, another Dutch ISP, they were ordered in 2011 to stop all links accessing the site. (suite…)