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Submission + - 8th Circuit upholds $220,000 verdict in Jammie Thomas case (

NewYorkCountryLawyer writes: "The US Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit has upheld the initial jury verdict in the case against Jammie Thomas, Capitol Records v. Jammie Thomas-Rasset, ruling that the award of $220,000, or $9250 per song, was not an unconstitutional violation of Due Process. The Court, in its 18-page decision (PDF), declined to reach the "making available" issue, for procedural reasons."
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8th Circuit upholds $220,000 verdict in Jammie Thomas case

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