IllegalDownloads

Websites Dispute Government Seizure, Blame Record Labels
The federal government-ordered closure of five websites last month is still causing waves throughout the online music world. Over the weekend, the New York Times revealed that the warrant used for shutting down the sites accused the owners of trying "to commit or facilitate criminal copyrig…
Government Seizes Hip-Hop Websites
The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), a division of the Department of Homeland Security, has been cracking down on illegal downloading. In the past month, it has seized the domain names owned by two hip-hop websites: OnSmash...