Two men sentenced to prison on piracy charges

Friday, 30 June 2006, 12:15 AM EST

Two U.S. men have been sentenced to prison terms for their participation in online software piracy, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced late Wednesday.

David Chen Pui, 27, of Fountain Valley, California, was sentenced to 12 months in prison for distributing pirated works from his own and other Web sites, and David Lee Pruett, 35, of Auburn, Washington, was sentenced to 18 months in prison for his involvement in the software release group Legenda Never Die or LND, the DOJ said.

At InfoWorld.

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