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Old 7th February 2007, 00:04   #1
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is streamripping illegal if files are only for personal use

is streamripping illegal if files are only for personal use? if not, can i share ripped mp3s on a p2p network?
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Old 7th February 2007, 00:31   #2
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Old 13th February 2007, 23:02   #3
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Re: is streamripping illegal if files are only for personal use

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is streamripping illegal if files are only for personal use?
Depends on how the judge wants to interpret the home recording act of 1992 that particular day.
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can i share ripped mp3s on a p2p network?
You can.. but it would be illegal.

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Old 14th February 2007, 05:36   #4
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Old 14th February 2007, 17:51   #5
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Its illegal.
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and it's lockable. it's too much of a dodgy area to talk about on here and hence why we have the rule which sawg refered to above.

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