A 23-year-old North Carolina man was sentenced (PDF) to three years in prison Tuesday and ordered to pay $100,000 in fines and restitution following a conviction of criminal copyright infringement for operating the RockDizMusic.com piracy site and cyberlocker.
The authorities said that the amount of pirated material on servers that defendant Rocky Ouprasith maintained in France and the Netherlands was valued at $6 million. Ouprasith pleaded guilty (PDF) in August and admitted that he largely ignored takedown requests for files on the RockDizMusic.com and RockDizFile.com sites.
The government said:
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