Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 17th Feb 2009 14:53 UTC
Legal Practically before the trial is up and running, The Pirate Bay has achieved a major victory over the entertainment industry. On day two, the prosecutor has dropped half of the charges against the bittorrent website. The remaining charges are much lighter than the ones that have been dropped.
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by Parry Hotter on Wed 18th Feb 2009 01:03 UTC
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The copyright industry is seeking compensatory damages in the region of $15M from TPB. Just as a comparison, the parents of two little kids that were brutally beaten to death by a psycho with a hammer were awarded $10k each in compensatory damages yesterday in a Swedish court.

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