Teen Found Not Guilty in DVD Case

by Sabrina I. Pacifici on January 8, 2003

On January 7, teenager Jon Lech Johansen was acquitted by a Norweigan criminal court of charges related to creating a utility (DeCSS) that descrambled the code for DVD players, and publishing it on the Web.
For other articles on this decision, see CNN, The Register, BBC, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF).

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