Newzbin lose case against the MPA and are liable for copyright infringement

In what is another landmark ruling for copyright policy in the United Kingdom, Newzbin have been held liable for copyright infringement by the High Court of Justice and in particular, Lord Kitchin. This word comes straight from an MPA press release and Newzbin have yet to comment on the matter.

The details of the court order will not be announced until later in the week however the press release mentions that the judge decided Newzbin infringed upon the MPA’s copyright by merely linking to protected content as opposed to hosting it itself.

Full Story Here.

Sad times.

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