Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 17th Mar 2011 13:19 UTC
Legal And so Sony's crusade against Playstation 3 hacker George "Geohot" Hotz continues. After Sony getting all of Geohot's computers and access to server logs and personal details from many of his websites and social media accounts, Sony has now been given access to Geohot's PayPal account, and all information within it - including of the people he has had financial dealings with.
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RE[2]: even if it's for piracy
by phoenix on Thu 17th Mar 2011 18:57 UTC in reply to "RE: even if it's for piracy"
phoenix
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The intent behind it does matter, especially in the case of the DMCA. There are explicity provisions in there for working around interoperability and fair use issues.

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