Kim Dotcom Loses Bid To Get US Evidence In NZ Court

Law360, New York (March 20, 2014, 8:35 PM EDT) -- The Supreme Court of New Zealand on Thursday ruled that U.S. prosecutors are not required to show Kim Dotcom, the Megaupload Ltd. founder who is facing criminal charges over the defunct file-sharing service, specific evidence collected against him prior to his extradition hearing.

Four of the five judges on New Zealand’s highest court ruled that Dotcom and his co-defendants were not entitled to access to evidence gathered by the U.S. against them in its criminal case, which includes charges of copyright infringement, wire fraud, racketeering and...
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