MIT, Boston College say subpoenas in music-piracy case viola...

Discussion in ' News Discussion' started by MacBytes, Jul 23, 2003.

  1. macrumors bot

    Jul 5, 2003
  2. macrumors 6502

    Apr 11, 2003
    Wow, MIT was the last group I expected to hear this from. According to our MITnet terms of use, they warned us that we would be on our own if we were caught doing anything illegal (that they did not catch first) on their network. And since I work for their I/S department (part-time, since I do attend MIT) I've seen them crack down on file sharing "super nodes" that often consume most (or all) of a dorm's network. Kind of surprising to me .. :confused:
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    Jan 5, 2003
    I'm just wondering if these lawsuits are going to hold up in court or not. It's going to be interesting.
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    Capt Underpants

    Jul 23, 2003
    Austin, Texas
    Why wouldn't they hold up in court? They stole copyrighted music. That is illegal.

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