Download Site Founder Receives 4.5 Year Jail Sentence, Forfeits $4.7m

    Date15 Jun 2012
    CategoryLatest News
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    Posted ByDave Wreski
    The founder of one of Europe Despite his overtures, Dirk B received a 4.5 year jail sentence and was ordered to forfeit $4.7m of the claimed $8m he earned from the site.

    In June 2011, the biggest ever operation aimed at tackling online movie piracy took place in Europe. The target for police in Germany, Spain, France, and the Netherlands was movie-streaming portal Kino.to and its affiliates.

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