[Reuters] EU court: Social networks can't be piracy brakes

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[Reuters] EU court: Social networks can't be piracy brakes - 02/16/12 09:51 AM

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Online social networks cannot be forced to block users from downloading songs illegally, as this would push up their costs and infringe privacy, Europe's highest court said on Thursday, adding to a worldwide debate on internet policing.