Comcast Threatens To Sue TorrentFreak Blog For Publishing Public Court Docs

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    Comcast threatens to sue TorrentFreak blog for publishing public court docs | VentureBeat (click for full article)

    by Julie O'dell - August 21, 2013

    The phrase "Internet bullying" is most often applied to the online cruelty of teenagers, but Comcast is proving that large corporations can be just as guilty, Goliaths threatening the powerless and persistently hounding the weak.

    In today's news from the blogging world, we learn that TorrentFreak (a publication that covers Pirate Bay, MegaUpload, media copyright, and other issues surrounding P2P file sharing) is being taken to task by Comcast. The reason: TorrentFreak sourced and published public court documents linking a Comcast subscriber to a particularly devious pirate-baiting scheme. Comcast is claiming copyright on the documents.

    Read more at http://venturebeat.com/2013/08/21/c...ishing-public-court-docs/#xsOZ0I3WyD8fvSqA.99
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