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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    SRS2000, 2 Jul 2009 @ 9:50am

    I would drag this insanity out for decades, if possible, if I were her.
    The more time it drags out the more the RIAA pays it's lawyers. Hell.. Maybe they will end up paying 1.92 million in lawyer bills.

    I wouldn't pay the RIAA a single penny.

    The RIAA needs to be very aware what humans are capable of when you push them into a corner. 2 million dollar judgments might just piss people off enough to exact severe revenge.

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