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In addition many people would protect their Trademarks
from being used as .org domains in any case through the legal process.
don't have the concept of non-profit corporations. You would deny those people the
ability to register .org domains completely. In the jurisdictions that do, you force
increased costs (and it is not a small cost to incorporate an NPO and deal with the
governmental redtape, fileing requirements and reporting requirements, and in some
cases just opens the door to having a small organization then comply with regulatory
structures meant for "real" organizations.
Think what a burden this would be for
every model railroad club, bridge club, student organization, etc. to file with the
government of their locale in order to qualify for a .org domain. This amounts to
censorship and undue restraint on the free communications the Internet enables.