"The indictment said that in violation of terms of service, "Drew" and co-conspirators knowingly and agreed with each other to intentionally access a computer used in interstate and foreign commerce without authorization and in excess of authorized access, and by means of an interstate communication, obtain information from that computer to further a tortious act, namely, to intentional infliction of emotion distress.""
TRANSLATION: It was the violation of MySpace TOS that made this a federal crime!!!!!!!
Routine conduct at risk with MySpace suicide case
Think twice before you sign up for an online service using a fake name or e-mail address. You could be committing a federal crime.
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