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Is the US government 'fair use' copyright clause a good thing?

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Background and Context of Debate:

One of the rights accorded to the owner of copyright is the right to reproduce or to authorize others to reproduce the work in copies or phonorecords. This right is subject to certain limitations found in sections 107 through 118 of the Copyright Act (title 17, U. S. Code). One of the more important limitations is the doctrine of “fair use.” Although fair use was not mentioned in the previous copyright law, the doctrine has developed through a substantial number of court decisions over the years. This doctrine has been codified in section 107 of the copyright law.

This information is copied from a US Government web page. US government websites are not copyrighted.

Should Fair Use exist?

Yes

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No

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Yes

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No

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Yes

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No

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