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Monday September 19, 2011

Appeals Court Reinstates $675,000 File Sharing Verdict

Remember the college kid that had his file sharing case reduced to $67k because the judge felt the original amount was "unconstitutionally excessive?" Well, it looks like the original amount of $675,000 for 30 songs has been reinstated. frown

A federal appeals court on Friday reinstated a whopping $675,000 file sharing verdict that a jury levied against a Boston college student for making 30 tracks of music available on a peer-to-peer network.