European Parliament rejects ACTA copyright treaty by 478 votes to 39 The parliament followed the recommendations of five of its committees that had examined the treaty. Jennifer Baker (IDG News Service) on 04 July, 2012 11:17 0 - - - - print email Members of the European Parliament rejected the controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement on Wednesday by 478 votes to 39.(More to follow.) Join the Computerworld New Zealand newsletter! Join Error: Please check your email address.