Business
3:56 am
Mon August 27, 2012

Illegal Dowloads Follow Teen Into Adulthood, Court

Originally published on Mon August 27, 2012 12:23 pm

A federal court in Massachusetts has upheld a $675,000 penalty against a Boston University graduate student for downloading 31 pirated songs online as a teenager. The recording industry says Joel Tenebaum was downloading and distributing thousand of songs and wouldn't stop even after warnings from his father, his college and a cease and desist letter from Sony.