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Feds Seize 150 Domain Names In Mass Piracy Crackdown

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The government seized the domain names for the sites that sold everything from fake replica NBA jerseys to replica Louis Vuitton handbags and imitation Ugg boots.

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wolfNoFwdsPls a (135)
Monday November 28, 2011, 4:34 pm
I do hope this was done with DUE PROCESS ?!

for, U know, a bit more than half a century ago, here, they first took away some (SUSPECTED/ALLEGED) criminals (and nearly everyone thought that was a good thing)
then they came for ....

... and in the end ...


lee e (114)
Tuesday November 29, 2011, 6:10 am
Noted - thanks

Cynthia Davis (340)
Tuesday November 29, 2011, 10:04 am
Here goes another freedom. Soon all we will have is the right to breath. Then what?

Yvonne White (229)
Tuesday November 29, 2011, 5:33 pm
The new propaganda is that Only Foreign sites selling Fake goods are being targetted..hmm, and then?;)

Colleen L (3)
Tuesday November 29, 2011, 8:56 pm
Hope they make them pay to the fullest for their sins. Thanks Kit

Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 30, 2011, 7:02 am

Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 30, 2011, 11:12 am
Noted, thanks for the information Kit!

Kit B (276)
Wednesday November 30, 2011, 11:57 am

I think the question is how many people know they are buying fake goods, do they realize they are encroaching on other's patented ideas? I realize that for many have a even a fake Louis Vuitton is acceptable, but the idea that some jackleg pirate is taking money and selling stolen ideas is not. I too hope that due process of law of followed to the letter when these sites were shut down.

Vicky P (476)
Wednesday November 30, 2011, 1:34 pm
wow..not a surprise, they care about big businesses getting ripped off

Penelope P (222)
Wednesday November 30, 2011, 9:42 pm
see also
ttp:// internet

Past Member (0)
Thursday December 1, 2011, 9:03 pm
thank you
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