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Canada prepares for crackdown on BitTorrent movie pirates

dreamstateseven (2742929) writes | about a year and a half ago

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dreamstateseven (2742929) writes "A forensic software company has collected files on a million Canadians who it says have downloaded pirated content. The company, which works for the motion picture and recording industries, says a recent court decision forcing Internet providers to release subscriber names and details is only the first step in a bid to crack down on illegal downloads.

“The door is closing. People should think twice about downloading content they know isn’t proper,” said Barry Logan, managing director of Canipre , the Montreal-based forensic software company."

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