Wikinews/WIKINEWS LICENSE PROPOSAL : WNL 0.2

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This version of the WNL is plainly based on the BSD License, modified for the needs of a wiki.

This license is one of the options in the Wikinews Licensure Poll.

Wikinews License text[edit]

This Wikinews Copyright License is binding upon the Contributors to this Work on Wikinews and the Users of this Work.

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