Friday June 03, 2016

Student Arrested For Live Streaming A Movie On Facebook

If your car is stolen, you have to go to the police station, fill out a report and cross your fingers. If you are the victim of an assault, you have to call the police and hope they catch the person. If you are live streaming a movie on Facebook, the police in another country will contact the police in your area and an arrest will be made before the movie is even over. eek!

A student has been arrested in Chicago for filming at a movie premiere and live streaming it on the Internet. The individual reportedly used a camera phone to live stream on Facebook but the infringement was monitored by an anti-piracy outfit 8,200 miles away in India who alerted police in the United States.