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15 month prison sentence for game piracy

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Nenime, Aug 30, 2008.

  1. Nenime

    Nenime Guest

    whole story here: http://www.theesa.com/newsroom/release_detail.asp?releaseID=32

    "... fifteen months in prison, followed by three years’ supervised release and fifty hours of community service. Maswadi was also ordered to pay $415,900 in restitution ..."
    :eek: Ouch! That hurts.

    " ... From 2006 to 2007, Maswadi sold these game systems containing illegal copies of games via the Internet and earned more than $390,000 through this illegal activity. ..."
    Probably all spent for paying his lawyers. :bored: