Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 17th Apr 2009 11:15 UTC, submitted by csynt
Legal Old World 1, New World 0. The four defendants in the landmark The Pirate Bay case, taking place in Sweden, have all been found guilty, and sentenced to one year in jail. They also received a hefty fine of USD 3.58 million to 17 American media companies, among which are Warner Bros. Entertainment, MGM Pictures, Columbia Pictures Industries, Twentieth Century Fox Film, Sony BMG, Universal, EMI, Blizzard Entertainment, Sierra Entertainment, and Activision. The defendants have already stated they will appeal the decision.
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No surprise here
by Governa on Fri 17th Apr 2009 11:44 UTC
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I'm not taking any side but I bet that the Judge & Jury are the kind of people that believe the internet is a "series of tubes" and command line interface is evil...

Edited 2009-04-17 11:54 UTC

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