FC: Federal judge says Kazaa can be sued in U.S. courts

From: Declan McCullagh (declanat_private)
Date: Fri Jan 10 2003 - 22:24:55 PST

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    I've placed the ruling here (you'll need a multi-page TIFF reader):
       Judge: Kazaa can be sued in U.S.
       By Declan McCullagh
       January 10, 2003, 9:44 PM PT
       A Los Angeles federal judge has ruled that record companies and movie
       studios can proceed with a lawsuit against the parent company of
       Kazaa--the most popular online file-swapping service--in the United
       In a 46-page decision that became public Friday, U.S. District Judge
       Stephen Wilson said a lawsuit against Sharman Networks could proceed,
       since Kazaa software had been downloaded and used by millions of
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