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Minnesota Woman Fined $54,000 dollars for Illegally Downloading Music

Last year a federal jury found a 32 year old Minnesota woman guilty of illegally downloading music from the Internet and fined her $62,500 each — a total of $1.5 million — for 24 songs. Jammie Thomas-Rasset’s case was the … Continue reading

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Bye Bye LimeWire

After protracted litigation where record companies feverishly pursued Mark Gorton and Limewire for theoretical $75 trillion in damages, Limewire has reached a settlement and agreed to pay $105 million to the Recording Industry Association of America and officially shut down … Continue reading

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