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Monday, August 13, 2007

No Charges for French Teenager Who Posted Unauthorized Translation of Latest Harry Potter Novel

Eh bien! That French teenager will not be charged with infringement for posting an unauthorized translation of the latest Harry Potter novel, after an agreement was reached with author J. K. Rowling. The young man, apparently an avid fan, only wanted to satisfy the interest of other French readers, not make money. Read more here in a BBC story.

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