It seems that an unexpected champion is stepping forward to fight RIAA about their subpoena’s of file sharers records. And this time, RIAA is matched gun for gun.
Pac Bell’s Internet arm sues music industry over file-sharer IDs
Pacific Bell Internet Services jumped into the contentious music-downloading fray late Wednesday, filing a lawsuit against the recording industry and questioning the constitutionality of the industry’s effort to track down online music sharers. [SFGate]
All of the sudden I’m starting to like SBC more and more. You think maybe they understand that people using P2P networks are the largest consumer of non-commercial broadband and that their revenue from the higher DSL and broadband would be significantly hurt by the demise of file sharing? Nah.