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Swedish court considers new blocking injunction against The Pirate Bay and other torrent sites

The Swedish Patents and Market Court (the specialist IP court in this country since 2016) has been recently requested to issue an injunction against Swedish internet access provider Telia to block access to torrent sites The Pirate Bay, Dreamfilm, Nyafilmer, … Continue reading

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Nigeria: Federal High Court Sentences Book Pirate to Two Years Imprisonment

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has sentenced one Mr. Anthony Okojie to two years imprisonment on a one count charge of unauthorized sale of 376 copies of bibles and motivational books in which […] The post Nigeria: Federal … Continue reading

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Incredible Blackbeard discovery: Stunning find on buccaneer's ship reveals pirate reading habits | Fox News

“Although books like these voyage narratives would have been relatively common on ships of the early 18th century, archaeological evidence for them is exceedingly rare, and this find represents a glimpse into the reading habits of a pirate crew,” explained … Continue reading

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FCC tries to make Miami pirate radio station walk the plank

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Priscila Zambotto) "Pirate radio" in 2017 takes many forms, but here's one: a north Miami couple hosting a transmitter in their backyard shed while a DJ's signal is piped in over the Internet and promoted … Continue reading

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German Pirate Party boards Berlin state parliament

The German arm of the International Pirate Party saw a momentous victory in this week's Berlin state elections, as the Internet activist group won 15 seats in regional parliament. The group-which was founded to promote privacy, free speech, data protection … Continue reading

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