Convicted music pirate faces up to five years in prison

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jet5y and GristyMcFisty both let us know that last Friday BBC News posted an
article in which we can read that a 21 year old man, Mark Shumaker from Florida, faces up to…

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Weird. I thought Operation Buccaneer was only about busting the DoD (Drink Or Die) warez release group. Either they busted a lot more last year than previously mentioned, or it’s an ongoing Operation, covering more than just warez now.

[edited by G@M3FR3@K on 26.08.2003 15:31]

sry for the doublepost

I personally think it’s an ongoing thing…

Too bad for him. I expect most of the small groups to fall in the net during the next 5 years or so. The big ones will remain though… …In my country they sue and convict the ones who steal $20 and respect the ones who steal $1,000,000. Same thing here… Makes me sick.

Good thing my local child molester will get only 6 months in prison. Our justice system sucks!:frowning:

5 years of jail for these things…law is going mad!!
[edited by Fr4nz on 26.08.2003 18:10]

He won’t get 5 years (moly likely nothing over 33 months) But that’s still bad. Federal prison, plus a felony to his name forever. Try to get a job after that!

if you kill sum1 in my country Cuba you get 5 years in jail