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French Court Levies First Fine Under 3-Strikes Piracy Law 229

itwbennett writes "In the first trial resulting from the controversial three-strikes copyright law, a French court on Thursday fined a man €150 for failing to secure his Internet connection. His negligence led to the illegal download of files, including two Rihanna songs that were downloaded by his wife."
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French Court Levies First Fine Under 3-Strikes Piracy Law

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