From the Telegraph (h/t Skip Oliva):
Student Richard O’Dwyer can be extradited over TV website
A British student can be extradited to the United States for running a website that provided links to pirated films and television shows, a court ruled.
Outrageous. Expect this kind of thing to get worse if laws like SOPA pass… I’d have to say copyright/IP has risen a notch or so on the ranking list of the the most evil and dangerous state laws, institutions, and policies.
As Rob Wicks told me, “Evil as hell. After a while, it’s hard to consider some of these businesses to be anything but branches of government.”
Update/Related post: Where does IP Rank Among the Worst State Laws?