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Re: EULAs and the DFSG

Branden Robinson <branden@debian.org> writes:

> On Fri, Dec 06, 2002 at 08:51:52AM +0000, Andrew Suffield wrote:
> > If I illegally acquire the program, I don't have usage rights, AIUI.
> Under traditional U.S. copyright law (the DMCA notwithstanding), there
> is no such think as "illegal acquisition".  Just tortious or illegal
> distribution.

Sure there is: for example, theft.  I believe there is case law on
this point.

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