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RIAA does the noble thing… but some things are impossible for them

So the RIAA has elected not to chase University ISP’s for piracy allegations and has promised to stop the strong-handed legal techniques they have been using. So far none of which have been successful.

There is a catch though with this change of heart… All the power of the RIAA cannot stop the wheels of their own voracious legal department. Or in other words, all the lawsuits that are being pursued and investigated right now NEED to be completed.

Which means we might not see the end of the legal battles for a few years to come. geez, give it a break guys. How exactly does this help the artists themselves?

School drop outs to settle fees

Um… today’s post seems a little extreme.

The article talks about how some students are dropping out of school to cover the vicious fines that the RIAA has been posting out to universities.

The whole story seems a little over the top, but still… if its on the internet or in the news then it must be true.

anyways,

here it is for your browsing