>Personally I think the first step in fighting spam in the legal arena is
>a law that clarifies that telemarketing laws apply to spamming and the
>Internet as well.
Now I've heard (OK, read) it all. "a law"
What country, pray tell, would said law be passed in? Enforced in?
It's survival of the fittest. AOL is not beholden to accept mail from
anyone. AOL owns the system. AOL owns the network connection.
Funny how AOL's users aren't suing to get their daily dose of spam.
Sorry, Eric, your "logic" just doesn't cut it.
Tom Coradeschi, Info-LabVIEW List Maintainer