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Nearly 100,000 P2P Users Sued In the Past Year

February 5th, 2011 02:58 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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An anonymous reader writes “The avalanche of copyright infringement lawsuits in the United States, mainly against BitTorrent users, are about to hit a dubious milestone. In total 99,924 defendants have been sued in the last 12 months, and new cases are being filed at a rapid rate. Adult companies in particular have embraced the profitable pay-up-or-else scheme where tens of millions of dollars are at stake.” Though, as other readers point out, both judges and cable companies are getting tired of the endless subpoenas in P2P porn cases.

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