of Scientology has used the DMCA
[Google] in attempt to prohibit the Google search engine results from linking
to Xenu.net which church lawyers claim includes
copyrighted material that exceeds fair use.
new policy is to provide ChillingEffects.org
a copy of the complaint that includes the complete URL of the \'offending\'
link. This is reproduced as a text citation.
When a search
query would have returned an \'offending\' link, Google links to the copy
of the complaint at ChillingEffects.org.
[Google] as an example. At the bottom of the Google return is the
statement: \"In response to a complaint we received under the Digital
Millennium Copyright Act, we have removed 1 result(s) from this page.
If you wish, you may read
the DMCA complaint for these removed results.\"
suggests NYTimes journalist David F. Gallagher, \"is that a complaint could
end up drawing more attention to the very pages it is trying to block.\"
Runs Into Copyright Dispute.\" -By David F. Gallagher -NYTimes