Large petition against TPP's Internet trap hand-delivered to negotiations in San Diego

Broad coalition confronts TPP negotiations armed with over 90,000-strong StopTheTrap.net petition

VANCOUVER, July 7, 2012 /CNW/ - Organizations and people belonging to the StopTheTrap.net Coalition delivered 90,000+ signatures from around the world to Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations Friday, arguing that the trade agreement's Internet restriction provisions would create an "Internet trap". Led by the group OpenMedia, the StopTheTrap.net Coalition represents a diverse range of organizations and people committed to standing against the TPP's extreme intellectual property restrictions.

Read the full release: http://openmedia.ca/news/large-petition-against-tpp%E2%80%99s-internet-trap-hand-delivered-negotiations-san-diego

SOURCE OpenMedia.ca

For further information:

Lindsey Pinto
Communications Manager, OpenMedia
1-778-238-7710
lindsey@openmedianow.net

Maira Sutton
International IP Coordinator, Electronic Frontier Foundation
1-415-436-9333 ext. 175
maira@eff.org

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