U.S. piracy crackdown nets 50th conviction
A U.S. Department of Justice crackdown on online piracy has recorded its 50th felony conviction, the agency announced.
Christopher E. Eaves, 31, of Iowa Park, Texas, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit copyright infringement for his involvement in the Apocalypse Crew, an online organization offering downloads before music was released to the public, the DOJ said. Eaves' plea, part of the DOJ's Operation FastLink, came Monday in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
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