A San Francisco man employed by the federal Department of Homeland Security was arrested and charged with two felonies for possessing and distributing child pornography, police said.
Gilbert Lam, 37, was arrested at his San Francisco home on March 9 and has since been charged in San Francisco Super ... More >>
To his clients, Paul Duffy is a defender of intellectual property rights, protecting creators from the perils of Internet lawlessness. To Internet freedom advocates, Duffy and his Chicago-based firm, Prenda Law, are scam artists, "copyright trolls" who seek easy profits through frivolous lawsuits th ... More >>
Remember that episode of The Wire when Avon Barksdale filled out a police report after Omar jacked his stash?No? You're right, that never happened.But this is happening.BitTorrent, the California-based file sharing website that allows people to download pirated movies and music, is suing a German co ... More >>
TorrentFreak, a news site that basically supports illicit downloading, last week used a half-assed ISP-lookup service to conclude that employees of both the Recording Industry Association of America and the Department of Homeland Security had downloaded illicit copies of various copyrighted works ... More >>
Evidence you don't want to missThe makers of the adult movie Punk Rock Orgy in the Woods -- a title that presumably means what it says -- are suing 60 anonymous BitTorrent users, accusing them of conspiring to violate copyright laws."Participants in the torrent swarm, including Doe defendants, ha ... More >>