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An HTTP Status Code to Report Legal Obstacles

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Tim Bray
Last updated 2015-06-19 (Latest revision 2014-12-16)
Replaced by draft-ietf-httpbis-legally-restricted-status
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This document specifies a Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) status code for use when resource access is denied as a consequence of legal demands.


Tim Bray

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