If You Can't Pay the Fine, Don't Do the Download

A jury verdict awarding the music industry $222,000 in damages from a single mother who illegally downloaded 24 songs has inspired a lot of silly commentary, including the Gizmodo headline

A jury verdict awarding the music industry $222,000 in damages from a single mother who illegally downloaded 24 songs has inspired a lot of silly commentary, including the Gizmodo headline “Idiotic Jury Awards RIAA $222,000 for 24 Pirated Songs.”

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