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Electronic Frontier Foundation, news (M) ( comp.org.eff.news )
 
From [email protected] Wed Jun  3 09:41:43 1992
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From: [email protected] (Jamie Gritton)
Subject: RFD:  comp.org.eff.news moderated and comp.org.eff.talk
Message-ID: <[email protected]>
Followup-To: news.groups
Sender: [email protected] (David C Lawrence)
Organization: Brigham Young University, Provo UT USA
Date: Tue, 2 Jun 1992 19:20:13 GMT
Approved: [email protected]
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This is a Request For Discussion for the Usenet groups
comp.org.eff.news and comp.org.eff.talk.

Both groups already exist as part of the "inet" distribution, and are well
established. This RFD is to make them part of the official Usenet hierarchy.
The nature of the groups would not change, only their distribution.
Charters of the groups follow:

--
comp.org.eff.news	News from the Electronic Frontier Foundation. (Moderated)
Submission address:	[email protected]

comp.org.eff.news is the primary distribution medium of the Electronic
Frontier Foundation's online newsletter, _EFFector Online_, as well as
occasional short informational postings about upcoming EFF events,
gatherings, or appearances.

--
comp.org.eff.talk	Discussions about the electronic frontier & related issues.

comp.org.eff.talk is an unmoderated discussion group for issues relating to
the electronic frontier and the Electronic Frontier Foundation.  Topics
have included online censorship, the legal rights and responsibilities of
BBS system operators, and problems with differing national laws being
applied to international networks.
-- 
James Gritton - [email protected] - I disclaim

From [email protected] Mon Jul  6 17:40:56 1992
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From: [email protected] (Jamie Gritton)
Subject: CFV: comp.org.eff.news moderated and comp.org.eff.talk
Message-ID: <[email protected]>
Followup-To: poster
Sender: [email protected] (David C Lawrence)
Reply-To: [email protected]
Organization: Brigham Young University, Provo UT USA
Date: Mon, 6 Jul 1992 18:15:30 GMT
Approved: [email protected]
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This is the Call For Votes for the Usenet groups
comp.org.eff.news and comp.org.eff.talk.

Both groups already exist as part of the "inet" distribution, and are well
established. This vote is to make them part of the official Usenet hierarchy.
The nature of the groups would not change, only their distribution.

To vote, send mail to [email protected], with the body of the message
containing lines of the form:
I vote Yes/No on comp.org.eff.news.
I vote Yes/No on comp.org.eff.talk.

- If a group is not named in the message, it will be counted as an abstention.

- If duplicate votes are received from the same address, the most recent vote
  will be counted.

- The voting period will end on Monday, 29 July 1992.

- If you have any problems with the vote, send mail to me ([email protected]).
  (I will be gone July 4-12, but will read all my mail on the 13th.)

Charters of the groups follow:

--
comp.org.eff.news	News from the Electronic Frontier Foundation. (Moderated)
Submission address:	[email protected]

comp.org.eff.news is the primary distribution medium of the Electronic
Frontier Foundation's online newsletter, _EFFector Online_, as well as
occasional short informational postings about upcoming EFF events,
gatherings, or appearances.

--
comp.org.eff.talk	Discussions about the electronic frontier & related issues.

comp.org.eff.talk is an unmoderated discussion group for issues relating to
the electronic frontier and the Electronic Frontier Foundation.  Topics
have included online censorship, the legal rights and responsibilities of
BBS system operators, and problems with differing national laws being
applied to international networks.
-- 
James Gritton - [email protected] - I disclaim

From [email protected] Thu Jul 16 12:01:15 1992
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From: [email protected] (Jamie Gritton)
Subject: 2nd CFV: comp.org.eff.news moderated and comp.org.eff.talk
Message-ID: <[email protected]>
Followup-To: poster
Sender: [email protected] (David C Lawrence)
Reply-To: [email protected]
Organization: Brigham Young University, Provo UT USA
Date: Wed, 15 Jul 1992 22:22:45 GMT
Approved: [email protected]
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This is the Second Call For Votes for the Usenet groups
comp.org.eff.news and comp.org.eff.talk.

Both groups already exist as part of the "inet" distribution, and are well
established. This vote is to make them part of the official Usenet hierarchy.
The nature of the groups would not change, only their distribution.

To vote, send mail to [email protected], with the body of the message
containing lines of the form:
I vote Yes/No on comp.org.eff.news.
I vote Yes/No on comp.org.eff.talk.

* [email protected]: My vote-taking program was broken when you voted.
  Please re-cast your vote.

- If a group is not named in the message, it will be counted as an abstention.

- If duplicate votes are received from the same address, the most recent vote
  will be counted.

- The voting period will end on Wednesday, 29 July 1992.

- If you have any problems with the vote, send mail to me ([email protected]).

Charters of the groups follow:

--
comp.org.eff.news	News from the Electronic Frontier Foundation. (Moderated)
Submission address:	[email protected]

comp.org.eff.news is the primary distribution medium of the Electronic
Frontier Foundation's online newsletter, _EFFector Online_, as well as
occasional short informational postings about upcoming EFF events,
gatherings, or appearances.

--
comp.org.eff.talk	Discussions about the electronic frontier & related issues.

comp.org.eff.talk is an unmoderated discussion group for issues relating to
the electronic frontier and the Electronic Frontier Foundation.  Topics
have included online censorship, the legal rights and responsibilities of
BBS system operators, and problems with differing national laws being
applied to international networks.

-- 

Here's the list of votes received so far:

Alan Coopersmith <[email protected]>
Alan Dudley <[email protected]>
B.J. 07-Jul-1992 1524 <[email protected]>
Barry Margolin <[email protected]>
Brendan Kehoe <[email protected]>
Christopher Davis <[email protected]>
Clint Ruoho <[email protected]>
Craig Neidorf <[email protected]>
[email protected]
Daniel J. Weitzner <[email protected]>
Dave Farber <[email protected]>
Dave Murphy <[email protected]>
Ellen K. Seebacher <[email protected]>
Eric Hunt <[email protected]>
Erik Sowa <[email protected]>
Floyd Davidson <[email protected]>
Gerard Van der Leun <[email protected]>
[email protected] (Grant Crawford)
Hae-young Rieh Hwang <[email protected]>
Helen Trillian Rose <[email protected]>
[email protected] (Jack Winslade)
James R. Ault <[email protected]>
Jay Maynard <[email protected]>
Jim Lick <[email protected]>
John G Dobnick <[email protected]>
Juergen Christoffel <[email protected]>
Jyrki Kuoppala <[email protected]>
Keith Morgan <[email protected]>
Loren J. Miller <[email protected]NN.EDU>
Martin F. Terman <[email protected]>
Matt Hucke <[email protected]>
Michael Orr <[email protected]>
Mike Fessler <[email protected]>
Mike Godwin <[email protected]>
[email protected]
Ofer Inbar <[email protected]>
Richard P. Muller <[email protected]>
Rita Marie Rouvalis <[email protected]>
Saul Tannenbaum <[email protected]>
[email protected] (Scott Harrison)
Sendhil Revuluri <[email protected]>
[email protected]
Steve Wertheimer <[email protected]>
Sven Heinicke <[email protected]>
Ted Lemon <[email protected]>
Zach Kessin <[email protected]>
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected] (Sridhar Venkataraman)
[email protected] (Alan Baxter)
[email protected] (David Sternlight)
[email protected] (Andrew Hackard)
[email protected] (Andy Finkenstadt)
[email protected]
[email protected] (Stephanie da Silva)
[email protected] (Randall Atkinson)
[email protected]
[email protected] (John Perry Barlow)
[email protected] (Blake Farenthold)
[email protected] (Chris Galas)
[email protected] (Chip Rosenthal)
[email protected] (The Technicolour Throw-up)
[email protected] (Mike Coleman)
[email protected] (Kent Goeking)
[email protected] (David Stodolsky)
[email protected] (Richard A. Duggan)
[email protected] (Brian Eck)
[email protected] (Edward Vielmetti)
[email protected]
[email protected] (Life...)
[email protected] (Jamie Gritton)
[email protected] (Eiji Hirai)
[email protected]
[email protected] (Edward J. Huff)
[email protected] (Ian Lance Taylor)
[email protected] (Joe Buck)
[email protected] (Jeff Holcomb)
[email protected]
[email protected] (John Harkin)
[email protected] (John Hawkinson)
[email protected] (Jim Atkinson)
[email protected] (Jonathan Blau)
[email protected] (Dameon D. Welch)
lelam%[email protected] (Len E. Elam)
[email protected]
[email protected] (Sean Malloy)
matwood%[email protected]
mc/G=Brad/S=Hicks/[email protected]
[email protected] (Michael Rogero Brown)
[email protected] (Martha L. Wilson)
[email protected] (The Wolfe of the Den)
[email protected] (Brian Oplinger)
[email protected]
[email protected] (Pierre Uszynski)
[email protected] (Richard H. Miller)
[email protected]
[email protected] (Ron Romero)
[email protected] (Bob Snyder)
[email protected] (Russell Schulz)
[email protected] (rodrigo vanegas)
[email protected] (Seth Breidbart)
[email protected] (Lynda L. True)
[email protected] (Simona Nass)
[email protected] (Martin Veneroso)
[email protected] (Phil Smith)
[email protected]
[email protected] (Steve Rogers)
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected] (Paul Schmidt)
[email protected] (Erik Horstkotte)
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected] (Real life?  Ha!)
[email protected] (David Turrell)
[email protected]
[email protected] (William W. Arnold)
[email protected] (The Jester)

From [email protected] Thu Jul 30 16:50:03 1992
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From: [email protected] (Jamie Gritton)
Subject: RESULT: comp.org.eff.news and comp.org.eff.talk pass 181: 0 and 177:2
Message-ID: <[email protected]>
Followup-To: news.groups
Sender: [email protected] (David C Lawrence)
Organization: Brigham Young University, Provo UT USA
Date: Thu, 30 Jul 1992 20:25:08 GMT
Approved: [email protected]
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comp.org.eff.news passed without a single "no" vote and 181 "yes"
votes. Unfortunately, two people decided to vote against
comp.org.eff.talk, but it still passed 177:2.

These groups will be created (for sites that don't recieve them
already) following the five day waiting period, unless there are
*many* inaccuracies with the vote. Here are the charters of the
groups:

--
comp.org.eff.news	News from the Electronic Frontier Foundation. (Moderated)
Submission address:	[email protected]

comp.org.eff.news is the primary distribution medium of the Electronic
Frontier Foundation's online newsletter, _EFFector Online_, as well as
occasional short informational postings about upcoming EFF events,
gatherings, or appearances.

--
comp.org.eff.talk	Discussions about the electronic frontier & related issues.

comp.org.eff.talk is an unmoderated discussion group for issues relating to
the electronic frontier and the Electronic Frontier Foundation.  Topics
have included online censorship, the legal rights and responsibilities of
BBS system operators, and problems with differing national laws being
applied to international networks.

-- 

Here are the votes received for comp.org.eff.news and
comp.org.eff.talk respectively:

AA [email protected] (Randall Atkinson)
AA [email protected]

AN [email protected]

AY "Paul M. Mullins" <[email protected]>

YA [email protected] (Grant Crawford)
YA [email protected] (Brian Oplinger)
YA [email protected]
YA [email protected] (David Turrell)

YN Lyndon Nerenberg <[email protected]>

YY "B.J. 07-Jul-1992 1524" <[email protected]>
YY "Daniel J. Weitzner" <[email protected]>
YY "Ellen K. Seebacher" <[email protected]>
YY "Eric A. Litman" <[email protected]>
YY "James R. Ault" <[email protected]>
YY "Loren J. Miller" <[email protected]>
YY "Marshall G. Flax" <[email protected]>
YY "Martin F. Terman" <[email protected]>
YY "Richard P. Muller" <[email protected]>
YY "William A. Steele" <[email protected]>
YY Alan Coopersmith <[email protected]>
YY Alan Dudley <[email protected]>
YY Alan P Barrett <[email protected]>
YY Ashok Gupta <[email protected]>
YY Barry Margolin <[email protected]>
YY Bill Bogstad <[email protected]>
YY Brendan Kehoe <[email protected]>
YY Christopher Davis <[email protected]>
YY Cliff Stoll <[email protected]>
YY Clint Ruoho <[email protected]>
YY Craig Neidorf <[email protected]>
YY [email protected]
YY Dana WATANABE <[email protected]>
YY Dave Farber <[email protected]>
YY Dave Murphy <[email protected]>
YY David Aston <[email protected]>
YY [email protected] (Duane Day)
YY Eric Hunt <[email protected]>
YY Erik Sowa <[email protected]>
YY Floyd Davidson <[email protected]>
YY George William Herbert <[email protected]>
YY Gerard Van der Leun <[email protected]>
YY Gerben 'P' Vos <[email protected]>
YY Hae-young Rieh Hwang <[email protected]>
YY Helen Trillian Rose <[email protected]>
YY [email protected] (Jack Winslade)
YY Jay Maynard <[email protected]>
YY Jim Lick <[email protected]>
YY Joel B Levin <[email protected]>
YY John G Dobnick <[email protected]>
YY John Schultz <[email protected]>
YY Jonathan M Lennox <[email protected]>
YY Juergen Christoffel <[email protected]>
YY [email protected] (Peter D. Junger)
YY Jyrki Kuoppala <[email protected]>
YY Kathryn Henniss <[email protected]>
YY Keith Morgan <[email protected]>
YY Lars H}kedal <[email protected]>
YY Lee Thompson-Herbert <[email protected]>
YY MSKALA%[email protected]
YY Marco S Hyman <[email protected]>
YY [email protected]
YY Matt Hucke <[email protected]>
YY Maurice Forrester <[email protected]>
YY Michael Orr <[email protected]>
YY Mike Fessler <[email protected]>
YY Mike Godwin <[email protected]>
YY [email protected]
YY Ofer Inbar <[email protected]>
YY Oliver Schoett <[email protected]>
YY Rita Marie Rouvalis <[email protected]>
YY Robert S Cowan <[email protected]>
YY STEVEN BOWER <[email protected]>
YY Saul Tannenbaum <[email protected]>
YY [email protected] (Scott Harrison)
YY Sendhil Revuluri <[email protected]>
YY [email protected]
YY Steve Wertheimer <[email protected]>
YY Sven Heinicke <[email protected]>
YY Ted Lemon <[email protected]>
YY Tim Myers <[email protected]>
YY Tom Yates <[email protected]>
YY [email protected]
YY Zach Kessin <[email protected]>
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Sridhar Venkataraman)
YY [email protected] (Alan Baxter)
YY [email protected] (Joe Keane)
YY [email protected] (David Sternlight)
YY [email protected] (Andrew Hackard)
YY [email protected] (Andy Finkenstadt)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Stephanie da Silva)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Alan Westrope)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (John Perry Barlow)
YY [email protected] (Bronis Vidugiris)
YY [email protected] (Robert Bigelow)
YY [email protected] (Blake Farenthold)
YY [email protected] (Chris Galas)
YY [email protected] (Len Charest)
YY [email protected] (Chip Rosenthal)
YY [email protected] (The Technicolour Throw-up)
YY [email protected] (Andrei Cogan)
YY [email protected] (Mike Coleman)
YY [email protected] (Kent Goeking)
YY [email protected] (David Stodolsky)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Richard A. Duggan)
YY [email protected] (Brian Eck)
YY [email protected] (Edward Vielmetti)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (George W. Hayduke)
YY [email protected] (Life...)
YY [email protected] (Greg Trotter)
YY [email protected] (Jamie Gritton)
YY hatzm%[email protected] (WIN 3.1, ahhhh much better!)
YY [email protected] (Vera Heinau)
YY [email protected] (Eiji Hirai)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Edward J. Huff)
YY [email protected] (Ian Lance Taylor)
YY [email protected] (Brad Cox)
YY [email protected] (Jamie O'Keefe)
YY [email protected] (Joe Buck)
YY [email protected] (Jeff Holcomb)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Joe Hartley)
YY [email protected] (John Harkin)
YY [email protected] (John Hawkinson)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (J Petersen)
YY [email protected] (Jim Atkinson)
YY [email protected] (Jonathan Blau)
YY [email protected] (Dameon D. Welch)
YY [email protected] (Kevin McCarty)
YY [email protected] (Kragh J. Hertel)
YY lelam%[email protected] (Len E. Elam)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Sean Malloy)
YY matwood%[email protected]
YY mc/G=Brad/S=Hicks/[email protected]
YY [email protected] (Michael C. Berch)
YY [email protected] (Michael Rogero Brown)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (David Muir Sharnoff)
YY [email protected] (The Wolfe of the Den)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected]
YY phil sutherland <[email protected]>
YY [email protected] (Pierre Uszynski)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Richard H. Miller)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Ron Romero)
YY [email protected] (Bob Snyder)
YY [email protected] (ruman)
YY [email protected] (Russell Schulz)
YY [email protected] (rodrigo vanegas)
YY [email protected] (Seth Breidbart)
YY [email protected] (Lynda L. True)
YY [email protected] (Simona Nass)
YY [email protected] (Martin Veneroso)
YY [email protected] (Phil Smith)
YY [email protected] (Jeffrey Sorensen)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Steve Rogers)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Tim Ramsey)
YY [email protected] (Paul Schmidt)
YY [email protected] (Erik Horstkotte)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (Real life?  Ha!)
YY [email protected] (Brad Allen)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (William W. Arnold)
YY [email protected]
YY [email protected] (The Jester)

 
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