Music Downloader Ordered to Pay $675K

Joel Tenenbaum of Providence, R.I., now admits he illegally downloaded and distributed 30 songs six years ago. What the 25-year-old Boston University graduate student couldn't have known was how much sharing music with his friends would cost him. After facing trial for copyright infringement, a Boston jury ordered him to pay $675,000 to four record labels for illegally sharing music, the Associated Press reported. Tenenbaum is only the second American to be taken to trial in such a...Full Story
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