Pabugs writes with news that popular torrent site Mininova has abandoned their attempts at filtering
and simply deleted all torrents other than the legal ones
they facilitate through their Content Distribution service. According to their blog post, they were left "no other option than to take [their] platform offline
" after a court ruling from August. "The judge ruled that Mininova is not directly responsible for any copyright infringements, but ordered it to remove all torrents linking to copyrighted material within three months, or face a penalty of up to 5 million euros."