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How does one sieze an ISP?
A couple of machines used to forward UseNet traffic were impounded with
the cooperation of the service providors. Get your shit straight.
On Fri, 30 Oct 1998, Pallas Anonymous Remailer wrote:
> Some US ISP's were seized in a cyberporn bust.
> Dreamscape's statement at:
> Buffnet's at:
> Vacco's at:
> All three worth reading. This could be a big story. The theory against
> the ISPs (not that they've been charged with a crime) is that they
> knowingly carried the newsgroups:
> This has broader application -- alt.binaries.warez.*,
> alt.binaries.sounds.mp3, etc.
> Is any ISP which carries suspect newsgroups at risk of having
> its equiptment seized, and who draws up the blacklist of
> Or worse, is there no public blacklist at all -- just the
> hovering fear of an up-for-reelection AG swooping down. And when
> do naughty pictures start showing up in alt.fan.disney? And
> what's the AG's move then?