6.19.2009

$1.9M file-share verdict stuns Minnesota mom

http://www.usatoday.com/tech/news/2009-06-18-music-downloading_N.htm

A replay of the nation's only file-sharing case to go to trial has ended with the same result — a Minnesota woman was found to have violated music copyrights and must pay huge damages to the recording industry.
A federal jury ruled Thursday that Jammie Thomas-Rasset willfully violated the copyrights on 24 songs, and awarded recording companies $1.92 million, or $80,000 per song.
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