The US government says that it may legally seize any domain ending in .com, .net, and other domains
We are witness to the end of the world as we know it. According to latest coverage from Wired, US government purports it has the legal right to seize any domain, and the list is quite extensive: .com, .net, .cc, .tv, .name, and .org.
The strange declaration comes after US authorities shutdown the Canadian-based online sports gambling site Bodog.com last week, and is an extension of a government initiative called Operation in Our Sites. Thus far, the operation seized 352 domains, and there is no end in sight to its grubby hands.
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