RIAA Sues More Internet2 File SwappersFri, May 27, 2005 - 9:14 PM
The latest round of lawsuits follows the RIAA’s initial assault on Internet2 users last month. 405 college students were sued at 18 universities for using an application called “i2hub” to swap music and movies.
“As long as students continue to corrupt this specialized academic network for the flagrant theft of music, we will continue to make it clear that there are consequences for these unlawful actions,” said RIAA President Cary Sherman. “Whether it’s done on a computer at home or one in a college dorm room, the act of theft is one and the same.”