[Wikipedia-l] [Wikitech-l] Bill pictures

Alex R. alex756 at nyc.rr.com
Fri Aug 1 16:49:17 UTC 2003

Regarding US currency, here is the actual law and regulation:
alex756, Esq.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Vicki Rosenzweig" <vr at redbird.org>
To: <wikipedia-l at wikipedia.org>
Sent: Friday, August 01, 2003 8:45 AM
Subject: Re: [Wikipedia-l] [Wikitech-l] Bill pictures

> At 12:22 PM 8/1/03 +0900, Aioneko wrote:
> >My automatic number separator don't seem to interest people :o(
> >I have a question and this time I really hope an answer !
> >
> >Do we have to put a "specimen" note on the pictures of bill (banknote) we
> >want to put on Wikipedia ?
> I am not a lawyer, but as I understand it, images of US banknotes are
> in the US as long as they're not actual size (there are some specific
> numbers for
> how far from actual size it has to be). I have no idea what French law
> about euro notes, or for that matter what the US law says about foreign
> Given the low (by currency standards) quality of online images, we're
> safe.
> -- 
> Vicki Rosenzweig
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