Up to 10 years in jail and 2 million USD fine for piracy

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In Florida, USA two men were charged for a large piracy case. The owner of Barrios Music Group and Tape Duplicators, and warehouse manager Rolando Peralta were charged for allegedly making…

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sure, I have no problem with organized piracy getting nailed but seriously, up to ten years in jail? man, good to know the system considers a murderer or child rapist less dangerous to the society than a guy doing small-scale copying of music

Hell, I agree with the above, judges just gave a man convicted of child abuse 18 months in the UK…

Good job!! They deserved it… :slight_smile:

Why is everyone so hard on organized piracy?? I just bought the top 40 Albums on DVDr for $7 and i’m happy as long as I know I’m not buying from a music company.

I don’t have a problem with some type of punishment for people who copy and sell, but up to 10 years in jail is way to extreme. They should just have to pay a huge fine.

Don’t do the crime if you can’t do the time… :4