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Court Sentences Movie Downloaders to 45 Days in Jail

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File-sharers all over the world understand that their activities might get them into a little trouble, but for 18 individuals in front of a court in Nigeria last week, things escalated extremely quickly. After downloading and sharing local movies without permission, each was sentenced to 45 days in jail. But why?

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