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Too much hubbub over Supreme Court declining Tenenbaum case

The high court decides not to hear an appeal from Joel Tenenbaum, a man penalized $675,000 for illegally downloading 31 songs online. But the case is far from over.

By May. 21, 2012


RIAA suffers big setback in Tenenbaum case

Jury last year says file sharer must pay $675,000, but a federal judge now calls that excessive and reduces damages to $67,500.

By Jul. 9, 2010


Joel Tenenbaum follows in Jammie Thomas' footsteps

In addition to challenging the music industry Tenenbaum's copyright case is similar to Thomas-Rasset's in that it doesn't appear to be going well.

By Jul. 28, 2009


Joel Tenenbaum admits in court he shared music files

Grad student is only second person accused of copyright violations by recording industry to go to court. He admits sharing but argues that it doesn't cause that much harm.

By Jul. 30, 2009


Court affirms $675,000 penalty in music-downloading case

Joel Tenenbaum, handed a $675,000 penalty for illegally downloading and distributing 31 songs, looks on as court upholds the size of the damages fee. The fee had been lowered once; then reinstated.

By Aug. 23, 2012


Thomas-Rasset to take $222K copyright case to the Supremes

Kiwi Camara, one of Thomas-Rasset's attorneys, tells CNET his client will take the fight over the $222,000 she's been ordered to pay the RIAA "all the way" to the Supreme Court.

By Sep. 11, 2012


Jammie Thomas asks Supreme Court to take file-sharing case

The woman found liable for sharing 24 copyrighted songs on the Web asks the U.S. Supreme Court to hear her case due to "crippling statutory damages" of $222,000 awarded by an appeals court.

By Dec. 10, 2012


BU student found liable in music-swapping case

Federal judge has ruled that Joel Tenenbaum violated copyright laws when swapping music online. And now he could end up owing record labels millions in damages.

By Jul. 31, 2009


A copyright ruling no one can like

For once, the RIAA and the people they're taking to court agree on something: that a judge's decision in the closely watched Tenenbaum lawsuit only muddies the legal waters of file sharing.

By Jul. 13, 2010


Purported catalog pic shows 46-megapixel Canon 3D

A screenshot from retailer B&H Photo shows a new high-end, high-resolution SLR from Canon. But it's not clear yet just how real it is.

By Oct. 2, 2012