New Yorker Jailed for Selling Pirated CDs Online

Law360 (October 12, 2003, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A New York man was sentenced to six months in prison and fined $3,329.50 in restitution on copyright infringement charges for selling pirated CD compilations over the internet, Bloomberg News reported.

Alvin A. Davis of Brooklyn was also sentenced to serve a year of supervised probation and was barred from using a computer for a year, Judge Reggie B. Walton of Federal District Court in Washington told the news service.

Davis, who ran a website that sold more than 100 different CD and cassette compilations, was...
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