Megaupload Founder's Appeal Goes To Top New Zealand Court

Law360, New York (May 16, 2013, 4:14 PM EDT) -- New Zealand's Supreme Court said Thursday it will decide if U.S. prosecutors must show Kim Dotcom, the Megaupload Ltd. founder facing criminal charges over the now-defunct file-sharing service, the evidence they've collected against him before a deportation hearing is held.

The country's highest court agreed to review an appeals court's ruling that found that it was enough for Dotcom to review a summary of the U.S.'s criminal copyright infringement case at this early stage in the proceedings.

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