3rd NinjaVideo Co-Founder Cops Plea In Copyright Case

Law360, New York (November 3, 2011, 5:40 PM EDT) -- Another co-founder of NinjaVideo.net pled guilty in Virginia federal court Thursday to conspiracy to commit copyright infringement, joining a string of defendants who have admitted to criminal charges over the film and television downloading site.

Justin A. Dedemko, 28, of Brooklyn, N.Y., made his plea before U.S. District Judge Anthony J. Trenga, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Dedemko, who was known by the screen name “Afr1ka,” also agreed to pay $58,004 in restitution, it said.

The website's other co-founders, Matthew David Howard Smith and...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.