Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Piracy

Submission + - MPAA Agent Poses As Homebuyer To Catch Pirates (torrentfreak.com)

bonch writes: The MPAA used an undercover agent posing as a potential homebuyer to gain access to the home of a British couple charged with running a streaming links site. UK authorities decided not to pursue the case, but the MPAA continued, focusing on a Boston programmer who worked on the site, leading to an unprecedented legal maneuver whereby U.S. charges were dropped in exchange for testimony in a UK fraud case.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

MPAA Agent Poses As Homebuyer To Catch Pirates

Comments Filter:

If a thing's worth having, it's worth cheating for. -- W.C. Fields

Working...