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01.11.12
Congressman gamer supports Riot Game's anti-SOPA stance
01.11.12

Congressman gamer supports Riot Game's anti-SOPA stance

SOPA is an extremely hot-button issue on the internet right now, with politicians, companies, web...

By J. Olivetti,   01.11.12
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03.27.11
Microsoft asks state lawmakers to make domestic companies pay for foreign firms' software piracy
03.27.11

Microsoft asks state lawmakers to make domestic companies pay for foreign firms' software piracy

Microsoft's pirated software police have been going after companies abroad for years, but getting t...

By M. Gorman,   03.27.11
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06.21.10
California considers electronic ads on license plates, we consider never moving there
06.21.10

California considers electronic ads on license plates, we consider never moving there

Driving in California could get a little more annoying in the coming days. The Legislature of the s...

By L. Dziuban,   06.21.10
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03.06.09
Penny Arcade creators honored by Washington State senate
03.06.09

Penny Arcade creators honored by Washington State senate

Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik, founders of Penny Arcade, are legendary folk heroes to much of the...

By Griffin McElroy,   03.06.09
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02.09.09
LGJ: More game laws?
02.09.09

LGJ: More game laws?

Each week Mark Methenitis contributes Law of the Game on Joystiq ("LGJ"), a column on legal issues a...

By M. Methenitis,   02.09.09
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02.05.09
NY strikes again with another video game bill
02.05.09

NY strikes again with another video game bill

New York is quite notorious for its hard-line stance on the war against video games. In this latest...

By Majed Athab,   02.05.09
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06.07.08
Republican legislative candidate speaks about her 70 Orc Hunter
06.07.08

Republican legislative candidate speaks about her 70 Orc Hunter

Politicians proclaiming their love for World of Warcraft is not a new thing, but in a recent intervi...

By Shawn Schuster,   06.07.08
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08.22.07
Crytek threatens to leave Germany over violent game laws
08.22.07

Crytek threatens to leave Germany over violent game laws

Lines are beginning to be drawn in Germany's developing war on game violence. In a translated interv...

By Kyle Orland,   08.22.07
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06.13.07
Texas DOT could institute SPECS-style speed cameras
06.13.07

Texas DOT could institute SPECS-style speed cameras

Just as soon as we finished cheering for the Texas Legislature's stance on those pesky speed cameras...

By D. Murph,   06.13.07
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