Saturday, July 10, 2010

Federal judge cuts penalty in song-sharing case



In Boston, a federal judge drastically cuts down the damage award from $675,000 to $67,500 in a recent trial. This was all due to the fact that a Boston University graduate student made no financial gain from sharing 30 songs. The judge concluded that the original damage award was "unconstitutionally excessive."

Read more about it by clicking the link below...


http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100710/ap_on_hi_te/us_music_downloading

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