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Today the defense got the opportunity to question some people that are the ones that collected the evidence (Antipiratbyrån, “anti-piracy agency”) of The Pirate Bay by downloading files from TPB site. To me it seemed like neither the witnesses nor the defense attorney had very high technical knowledge about the BitTorrent-techonology, and there were alot confusion […]

The fifth day of the trial against The Pirate Bay continued with questioning of Peter Sunde about his involvement with the website and companies handling the advertisements on TPB and Carl Lundström about his financial help of TPB. There were alot of irritation and the defense protested against the trial becoming very American when the […]

The second the of the trial has been around more technical discussions about how actually torrent-files are created and how the tracker works and also mail conversations regarding the income of TPB from advertisements on the site. Some of the jurymen are reported to have trouble staying awake during the prosecutors long talks about his […]

The trial against the Swedish torrent-tracker site “The Pirate Bay” began today and you can listen to it live on the web (in Swedish ofcourse). The outcome of this trial will ofcourse be very interesting. Currently it is not illegal in Sweden to have a website linking to copyrighted materials, this has already been tested […]

The popular website The Pirate Bay is now blocked from Italy after a courtorder to all Italian ISPs. The Piratebay is a Swedish torrent tracker, that enables people to search for movies, music, games or anything its users chose to share with others, both legal and illegal content is available. The people behind TPB have […]