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Suppliers and resellers of illegal sports streaming services targeted in joint FACT and Premier League initiative

In July 2019, FACT investigators and UK law enforcement agencies attended sixteen premises across the UK serving Cease and Desist notices to individuals suspected of supplying illegal sports streaming content. The initiative was a collaboration between the Premier League and FACT aimed at preventing the illegal supply of sports streams in the UK and globally … Continued

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Fraudster jailed for running football website

The creator of a website which illegally screened live Premiership football matches over the internet has been sent to prison for two years. Kevin Broughton was sentenced at Sheffield Crown Court on Thursday (31 October), having pleaded guilty to offences of fraud at a hearing in September. Broughton, of Tummon Road, Sheffield, developed and ran … Continued