StlSluggers wrote:I do believe you missed my point. A person who stole my identity can't be prosecuted until I actually lose something, but if a song is available for download, the RIAA has the right to damages even if they can't prove they ever lost anything.
What are you talking about?
DaQ wrote:I think they "caught me" sharing 98 audio files and only mentioned 10 on "Exhibit A"
Plus who is stopping you from suing the guy who stole your identity? Go ahead and sue him.
DaQ is not getting criminally prosecuted, this is a threatened civil suit. You could do the same thing if you wanted. You are mixing up civil and criminal processes. Different standards of proof, different goals.