Wednesday December 12th, 2012
Hollywood Anti-Piracy Group Takes "Pirate" Domains To Avoid Prosecuting (TorrentFreak)
A recent tip followed by a trawl through the WHOIS domain registry has revealed that a Hollywood anti-piracy group is now the proud owner of a number of file-sharing related domains. Is a major conspiracy ready to unfold? Well, not exactly. It appears that some previously happy site owners have been willingly handing over their domains to the Federation Against Copyright Theft in order to avoid visiting the inside of a court room.