June 18, 2009

Jammie Thomas Fined 1.92 Million for Sharing Two Dozen Songs

June 18th 2009

Jammie Thomas, a young mom who has become the Joan of Arc of file sharing, was found guilty of violating 24 song copyrights, and fined 1.92 million dollars, yep, about 80k per tune. Justice? Ars Technica The jury found Thomas-Rasset’s conduct to be willful, which means that statutory damages under the Copyright Act can range […]