Disturbing news indeed.
So, if I call someone from my residence and record the conversation without any consent I'll be commiting a crime?
In some states (such as Florida), yes. Both parties have to be aware of it.
For most people on slashdot, the RIAA is just a justification to make themselves feel better about downloading instead of buying.
Strange as it looks, "his" is the correct singular, sexist, third person, possessive pronoun.
Speak English, please (also removed a wrong comma -- it's not a serial comma because there was no "and", "or", or similar).
Fixed your wording and added back in a comma that belongs there. All of those words are describing the word "pronoun," thus they all belong.