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Supreme Court Will Not Review Music Downloading Case
2012-05-22 04:13:48

The highest court in the United States has refused to review the case of a former Boston University student who was hit with a $675,000 penalty for illegally downloading music and sharing it on the Internet.

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2010-07-11 07:15:00

A Boston PhD student, who was found guilty in 2009 of illegally downloading and sharing songs published by the world’s top record companies, has had his penalty reduced by a US judge on Friday.

2009-08-01 13:15:41

A Boston University student says he is disappointed he has been ordered to pay $675,000 for illegally downloading and sharing 30 copyright songs. The Boston Globe reported Saturday a U.S.

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2009-04-17 14:05:00

A federal appeals court ruled on Thursday that oral arguments in a music-downloading lawsuit filed by the recording industry against a Boston University student can't be streamed online.

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2008-11-17 08:00:00

A Harvard Law School Professor has started a constitutional assault against a federal copyright law at center stage of the music industry's courtroom campaign against people who share songs online.


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Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.