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Fraudster jailed for selling counterfeit DVDs online

A copyright fraudster who turned over £600,000 from selling counterfeit DVDs online has been jailed for three years today at a trial at Guildford Crown Court. Trevor Pegg, 61, of Epsom was found guilty on 13 different counts under the Trade Marks Act, Fraud Act and Proceeds of Crime Act after being stopped in his … Continued

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Cammer sentenced to 33 months imprisionment

A man was sentenced yesterday to 33 months imprisonment for recording a blockbuster film in a cinema, uploading it to the internet, and producing and selling copies to the public. On the 17th May 2013 Philip Danks went to the Showcase cinema in Walsall and used a camcorder to record ‘Fast and Furious 6’, the … 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