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Name: Timothy Reichle
Date:21 Apr 2023
Summary of Attachment

A comment about the rights of goverment to take people's domains without recourse.

Summary of Submission

I am worried that "to ensure compliance with applicable law, government rules or regulations, or pursuant to any legal order or subpoena of any government, administrative or governmental authority, or court of competent jurisdiction" will allow any goverment even at the council level to take over a domain that they want to take over.

What is stopping china from getting control of Google or Facebook for instance?