Judge Rules That You Cannot Be Identified Based On IP Address

Judge Gary Brown has ruled that an IP address cannot be used alone to connect illegal downloads to a specific person. IP addresses are generally known as being associated with a connection, but not a human being. This ruling was made in the context of mass torrent lawsuits being filed against thousands of IP addresses in court charging everyone associated with them. Below is a document of the ruling:

Judge Gary Brown IP Address Ruling

This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at
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