Tuesday March 13, 2012

UK Backs U.S. Extradition For File-Sharing Suspect

I hope this kid bought some luggage with all the cash he made off his site because it looks like he's going to need it.

U.S. authorities, who have cracked down far harder on illegal file-sharing to protect its film, television and music industries, said he had earned $230,000 from the venture. "The district judge found the allegations were comparable to an offence under UK law and it was appropriate for any trial to be held in the U.S.," a Home Office spokesman said.