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Wired: BitTorrent Whiz Extolled Piracy?

Jul 02, 2005, 15:00 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Katie Dean, Kevin Poulsen)

"BitTorrent programmer Bram Cohen may be in legal jeopardy after the discovery on Wednesday of an old agenda buried on his website saying he creates programs to 'commit digital piracy.'

"The polemic would have been of little interest a week ago. But on Monday, the Supreme Court ruled that the intent behind a file-sharing program can be a decisive factor in determining whether the creator can be sued for its users' copyright infringement..."

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