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Student Bay File-Sharing ‘Admin’ Walks Free

After a legal process lasting more than three years, the alleged administrator of The Student Bay, a Swedish website dedicated to indexing textbooks, has been acquitted today. The court ruled that there was no evidence that the 23-year-old had created or administered the website, or had any direct role in copyright infringement. Source: Student Bay File-Sharing ‘Admin’ Walks Free
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Uber Slapped With Nationwide Injunction In Germany

Technology : TechCrunch (3 hours ago)

Last month on-demand ride-hailing service Uber faced a ban in Berlin on passenger safety grounds. That ban was suspended days later while the court in question rules on the legality of the move. But Uber is now facing another injunc... Read Post

File Sharing And Torrent Websites Now Legal In Spain

Technology : The Next Web Blog (4 years ago)

File sharing just became legal in Spain, changing the rules on what is legal, and what is fair. In a court ruling that will surely shake the Spanish and European legal scene for years to come, a Spanish judge has today declared not ... Read Post

Student Bay Admin Prosecuted in Sweden

Internet / File Sharing : TorrentFreak (3 years ago)

After a process lasting more than three years, a man from Sweden has finally been prosecuted for his role in the operations of Student Bay, a site dedicated to the sharing of textbooks. Despite prosecution attempts to link a Pirate ... Read Post

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