Three sentenced for 'warez' activities

Monday, 22 May 2006, 12:58 AM EST

Three U.S. men have been sentenced to jail or home confinement for their participation in so-called warez online piracy groups, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced.

The three men were sentenced Friday on copyright-infringement charges for being leading members of warez groups, which illegally post music files online before they are released to the public, the DOJ said.

At InfoWorld.

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