2 Years of Prison for Downloading Movies?
New German law suggests it...
Posted 2006-03-27 09:15:44
A new law passed in Germany suggests jail-time of up to two years for "casual" downloaders of pirated film or music (private-use), notes Techdirt. One of the defenders of the new law states: "There should be no legal distinction between stealing chewing gum from a shop and performing an illegal download."
From Boadband reports. Caught my eye. Comments?