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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RE[2]: wah?
by sachindaluja on Fri 17th Apr 2009 15:01 UTC in reply to "RE: wah?"
sachindaluja
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2007-02-15

You always have the choice to not watch those movies.

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RE[3]: wah?
by orestes on Fri 17th Apr 2009 17:38 in reply to "RE[2]: wah?"
orestes Member since:
2005-07-06

That'd require actual integrity, something a great majority of the people on both sides seem to have lost along the way.

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RE[3]: wah?
by asupcb on Fri 17th Apr 2009 19:49 in reply to "RE[2]: wah?"
asupcb Member since:
2005-11-10

And I usually don't. Not even through BitTorrent.

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