Leosghost - 12:09 pm on Jul 4, 2012 (gmt 0) [edited by: engine at 2:02 pm (utc) on Jul 4, 2012]
The European Parliament has voted to reject the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (Acta).
Outside the EU, the treaty also had the support of the US, Australia, Canada, Japan, Morocco, New Zealand, Singapore and South Korea.
However, following significant protests, several countries chose not to back the treaty.
Earlier story ACTA Treaty Gets a Further Set Back With ITC Rejection [webmasterworld.com]
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[edited by: engine at 2:02 pm (utc) on Jul 4, 2012]