Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 12th Jan 2011 22:32 UTC, submitted by Adurbe
Legal Well, it would appear that Sony isn't particularly pleased with the fact that their console has been hacked into oblivion. It has officially filed suit against the fail0verflow hacker group and Geohot, after filing a temporary restraining order yesterday to try and remove the jailbreak information from the web (how cute).
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Back On Earth
by KrustyVader on Sat 15th Jan 2011 00:04 UTC
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May be to late for my question...

Where are they suing them? And where are they from (or live)?

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RE: Back On Earth
by smashIt on Sat 15th Jan 2011 01:22 in reply to "Back On Earth"
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2005-07-06

Where are they suing them? And where are they from (or live)?


http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/01/14/no_playstation_hacker_order...

this part is funny:
Illston rejected arguments that Hotz's use of Twitter, PayPal, and YouTube, all located in the Northern District of California, were sufficient contacts with the region to establish personal jurisdiction.

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