September 5th, 2007, 20:30 PM
Convicted Software Pirate Gets 30 Months In Prison
An Illinois man has been sentenced to 30 months in federal prison for being part of a conspiracy to distribute pirated software online.
Eli El, 40, of Blue Island, Ill., received a 30-month sentence, along with three years of supervision in a U.S. District Court in New Haven, Conn., late last week. He pleaded guilty this past May to one count of conspiracy to commit criminal copyright infringe...