[OSM-legal-talk] Any thoughts on the Friday WAPO article referencing OSM RE: India Mapping?

Mr. Stace D Maples stacemaples at stanford.edu
Tue May 10 22:33:26 UTC 2016


Anyone else noticed this? Pretty hefty fine, and the article specifically references the OSM depiction of disputed boundaries as problematic.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2016/05/06/cartographers-beware-india-warns-of-15-million-fine-for-maps-it-doesnt-like/

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