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Thursday, August 28, 2008

Blogger Arraigned On Charges of Violating Copyright After Posting Guns 'n Roses Songs To Website

The BBC reports that blogger Kevin Cogill has made bail after being arraigned on charges of having violated the copyright laws for posting nine Guns 'n Roses songs on his website. The songs are believed to come from the band's as yet unreleased album "Chinese Democracy." Read more here. Here's the controversial post, now edited. Here's more from the Press Association.

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