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    Discuss the reasons why a service provider should be responsible for subscribers' website content. Check Internet for the policies of service providers like web hosting companies, Geocities, etc., to illustrate your argument.

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    "The traditional thinking has been that the position of an Internet Service Provider equated with that of the traditional telecommunications carrier - that it was merely a conduit that passively allowed for the transmission of data and was therefore not responsible for the nature, or character of that data. The simple logic behind this train of thought is that it would be unjust, unreasonable and impractical to expect an ISP to monitor all of the services that it may give access to, so as to safe guard ...

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