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Streaming service Locast suspends operations

Thursday 2 September 2021 | 17:37 CET | News
Locast, the free streaming TV service in the US, said it will be suspending its services with immediate effect, at least for the moment, ArsTechnica reported. The move comes after the company lost a legal case brought on by broadcast networks ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox. The New York court seemed to agree with the TV companies that Locast violates copyright law with the redistribution of their channels. The court is likely headed to trial. Locast disagreed with the ruling, citing the fact that it is a non-profit.

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