crschmidt's article on the matter (and his other one) have both been Slashdotted thanks to idigital. Whatever the outcome, though, I find it hard to imagine a repeat of the infamous without-warning closure of weblogs.org in June last year.
Of course, if this does turn out to be true, then you all know I'm doomed, heh. Fun stuff, regardless.
In unrelated news, there may be human rights abuses aplenty in the country, but they certainly churn out some awe-inspiring Olympic stadium designs.