quote: Theft is defined as the unauthorized appropriation of property or services. Copyright theft is theft, plain and simple.
quote: I was nearly as sure it wasn't...so I'll guess we'll just have to let the original poster clarify :)
quote: Theft of Services [includes], but is not limited to, labor, professional service, transportation service, the supplying of hotel accommodations, restaurant services, entertainment, cable television service , the supplying of equipment for use and the supplying of commodities of a public utility nature such as gas, electricity, steam and water, and telephone or telecommunication service. The term "unauthorized" means that payment of full compensation for service has been avoided, or has been sought to be avoided, without the consent of the supplier of the service ....
quote: *sigh* its not stealing, its file sharing. Stealing is when i take something from u and u no longer have access to it, it belongs to ME now. We dont do that, we share files w/ thousands of others. The music i download isnt mine, and i dont pretend it is, i share w/ everyone.:)