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US Marshals turned loose to collect $63,720.80 from Righthaven

Looks like it's time to turn out the lights on Righthaven. The US Marshal for the District of Nevada has just been authorized by a federal court to use "reasonable force" to seize $63,720.80 in cash and/or assets from the Las Vegas copyright troll after Righthaven failed to pay a court judgment from August 15.

Righthaven made a national name for itself by suing mostly small-time bloggers and forum posters over the occasional copied newspaper article, initially going so far as to demand that targeted websites turn over their domain names to Righthaven. The several hundred cases went septic on Righthaven, however, once it became clear that Righthaven didn't own the copyrights over which it was suing. Righthaven, ailing, was soon buffeted by negative court decisions as a result.


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Fitting end to a corrupt and immoral organization!

Couldn't have happened to a nicer group of thugs! Good riddens! There finally bankrupt!

The Winds of Change!

good stuff

wouldn't mind seeing a bit of gloat going on
got me a big smile

This is AWESOME news Michael!

Good for you for going up to bat for everyone and taking these losers down.

Mods - it is "lose" not "loose"

at least the titles on the front page can be spelled correctly. :-) thanks guys.

oh, now I got the context

:-) thanks for letting me know.

Uh, no...

"Loose" is correct in this case.

oh, now I got the context

:-) thanks for letting me know.

turn it loose!

Don't lose it!

oh, now I got the context

:-) thanks for letting me know.

This is a win for Michael, Poetic Justice bro..

What goes around, comes around..a spiritual truth

Wronghaven: put your head between your legs...

and kiss your balls goodbye!


take em for all they're worth, which probably isn't much.

Nystrom must feel very

good about this.

These guys are getting exactly what they deserve.

Kudos to the judge of Nevada sending a strong message to these guys and making the right decision.

"It does not take a majority to prevail but rather an irate, tireless minority keen on setting brushfires of freedom in the minds of men."

--Samuel Adams

bump for good news

Thanks for posting.

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Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

you reap what you sew

Woohoo! :)

Time to use their lawyering skills to file for bankruptcy. :p

What comes around goes around...

~wobbles but doesn't fall down~