Tumblr Icon RSS Icon

Suing HRC

Posted on

"Suing HRC"

Share:

google plus icon

It seems the RIAA believes it’s illegal to rip CDs onto your computer:

The industry’s lawyer in the case, Ira Schwartz, argues in a brief filed earlier this month that the MP3 files Howell made on his computer from legally bought CDs are “unauthorized copies” of copyrighted recordings.

Radley Balko points out that Hillary Clinton has said that she has Beatles songs on her iPod, songs that she couldn’t have purchased through the iTunes store, and wonders if the RIAA will show the courage of its convictions and sue her.

« »

By clicking and submitting a comment I acknowledge the ThinkProgress Privacy Policy and agree to the ThinkProgress Terms of Use. I understand that my comments are also being governed by Facebook, Yahoo, AOL, or Hotmail’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policies as applicable, which can be found here.