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Upholding laws must not be about attacking the tools and methods used to break laws, but instead used to punish actual criminal acts.

The entertainment industry has been flailing about, attacking a huge number of targets. It's gotten to the point that law enforcement branches have been created and international treaties signed. People have been extradited .. to be charged for something that's not illegal in their country.

There are some serious issues with crafting laws which go after methods, because those same laws can be abused in other circumstances, for other methods.