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Wednesday November 04, 2015

Movie Studio Can’t Interrogate ‘Pirates’ Judge Rules

It would seem that common sense has prevailed in this case. What kind of judge would even consider allowing a plaintiff to interrogate potential defendants?

The makers of the Oscar-winning movie Dallas Buyers Club are continuing their crackdown on BitTorrent pirates. As part of this effort they have recently asked the court for permission to depose several suspects. However, the court has now denied this request, highlighting the "possibility of abuse."