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Mom versus RIAA (Elektra v. Santangelo)

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On August 30, 2005 @ 7:30 am In Intellectual Property,Music | Comments Disabled

Patricia Santangelo, the single mother of 5 without any P2P on her PC, has decided to take on the RIAA and the rest of the music industry.

Even better, her lawyers set up a blog:  Recording Industry vs The People [1] (pretty cool).

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UPDATE: August 30, 2005 8:06 am

Godwin’s Law [2] points to a transcript [3] of a pre-trial court proceeding. Its apparent the judge understands the game the RIAA is playing — and she’s having none of it [3].  (Good for him her)


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[1] Recording Industry vs The People: http://recordingindustryvspeople.blogspot.com/

[2] Godwin’s Law: http://www.godwinslaw.org/weblog/archive/2005/08/29/runaround-suits

[3] transcript: http://riaalawsuits.us/elektra_santangelo/transcript050506.txt

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