Net Bill Of Rights

The NetBillOfRights is a list of user rights that should be held true in order to prevent abuses. This grew out of NetDemocraticRepresentation as related to InternetGovernance and is mainly concerned at setting directions for controlling bodies and dispute resolution protocols such that:

ElectronicFrontiersAustralia attempted a NetBillOfRights a few years ago. The plan was to balance the rights with acknowledgement of ethics, the rights to be preferably couched in policy and law, the ethics to be enforced only by common etiquette and regard. The EFA list was acknowledged, linked and blessed by CPSR and EFF too. While untouched for quite some time it remains credible, and can be found online at

See also: SpamDefenseRoadmap and the US BillOfRights

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