Category Archives: Brian Thompson

UK ‘Pirate’ Kodi Box Seller Handed a Suspended Prison Sentence

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A man who sold devices loaded with Kodi and ‘pirate’ third-party addons has been handed a suspended sentence. After protesting his innocence and insisting he wanted to test the limits of the law, last month Brian Thompson pleaded guilty, ending the possibility of a landmark case testing unchartered areas of copyright law.

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Landmark ‘Pirate’ Kodi Box Trial Canceled After Man Changes Plea to Guilty

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A landmark trial over the sale of Kodi devices augmented with ‘pirate’ addons has been canceled after the defendant changed his plea. UK-based Brian Thompson would’ve been the first person to fight charges of ”circumvention of effective technological measures” in such a case but a late guilty plea means he’ll be sentenced next month.

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