Johnny Ray Gasca was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Dean Pregerson after a jury found him guilty of three misdemeanor counts of copyright infringement related to his covert use of a camcorder in movie theaters.Wow! This guy got 7 years of jail time for illegally recording "The Core." How much should the producers of the film get for making it?
Gasca was arrested by state authorities in September 2002 after being ejected from a private screening of "The Core." He was carrying a black leather bag containing expensive recording equipment.
Bringing A Camcorder to the Movies Brings 7 Years Bad Luck
The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that a man who was accused of using a video camcorder to record movies has been sentenced to 84 months in FPMITA prison:
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