U.S. Shuts Down Torrent Sites

U.S Department of Homeland Security

The Department of Homeland Security shut down a number of websites that host illegal copies of films and music files which infringe on copyrights. When visiting the torrent sites users are now redirected to a notice from Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the division that executed the domain takeovers. As soon as the sites were taken down, new torrent sites quickly popped up to take their places. Read the full story on nytimes.com

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