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Viewing pirated films online not an offence, says Bombay High Court

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 | More »

In a judgment that could enthrall online movie buffs but dishearten film producers, the Bombay High Court has said it is inaccurate to suggest that merely viewing an illicit copy of a film is a punishable offence under the Copyright Act. “The offence is not in viewing, but in making a prejudic...