Jammie Thomas Decides To Appeal Constitutionality Of $1.92 Million Damages Award

from the and-away-we-go... dept

As we speculated earlier this week, given the silence from the Jammie Thomas camp since the $1.92 million verdict against her, we assumed she was gearing up for an appeal -- and that's now been confirmed. Thomas' lawyer has announced that Thomas has decided to appeal, questioning the constitutionality of the statutory damages awarded, which was the obvious attack point. It will be interesting to see who gets involved in actually managing the appeal.
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Filed Under: appeal, constitution, copyright, jammie thomas, statutory damages
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    Dark Helmet (profile), 2 Jul 2009 @ 6:42am

    Sigh

    Okay, it seems pretty clear that Jammie needs some help organizing her priorities in life, so I'm going to offer her my help with a little "To Do" list for her to complete today:

    Step 1: Get her financial information together

    Step 2: Call the RIAA's lawyers and let them know you're ready to settle for a fair amount

    Step 3: Eat lunch

    Step 4: Initiate a lawsuit against her lawyers for acting like first year law students, trying fun John Grisham theories instead of giving her good advice

    Step 5: Go to City Hall, locate her birth certificate, and put in a request to change her name to something that resembles a properly spelled name

    Step 6: Have a margarita. It's been a long day

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