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Apr/09

Wired: Obama Taps 5th RIAA Lawyer to Justice Dept.


Wired: “Obama Taps 5th RIAA Lawyer to Justice Dept.“:

Monday’s naming of Ian Gershengorn, to become the department’s deputy assistant attorney of the Civil Division, comes more than a week after nearly two-dozen public interest groups, trade pacts and library coalitions urged the new president to quit filling his administration with lawyers plucked from the Recording Industry Association of America.

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