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2008-09-20 21:00:23

AN UNEMPLOYED grandfather who ran a cottage industry copying porn videos as well as top-rated family movies has been jailed for six months. Stephen McCann had been warned previously that he could find himself behind bars after he pleaded guilty to being in possession of unclassified pornographic films and other DVDs which had fake Walt Disney, Columbia and Warner Brothers logos. And yesterday a judge at Cardiff Crown Court told the 50-year- old who was in the dock for the first time...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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