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U of Tennessee Blocked P2P Sites Before RIAA Law

Nov 20, 2008, 22:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Greg Sandoval)

"Remember, Tennessee is the home of Nashville, country music, and Elvis. Some of the music industry's largest music publishers are based there. Some schools were apparently eager to comply with copyright protection. The University of Tennessee at Knoxville began blocking access to BitTorrent and file-sharing sites for possibly the last month, said D.J. Donahue, a graduate research assistant at the school.

""I have been unable to access any torrent or P2P sites for several weeks, and there was an e-mail sent to students about it," Donahue told CNET News."

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