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Music Wars #874631

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 05, 2007
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) A landmark ruling for the music industry and computer users who download songs illegally outlined; details given about the Minnesota case of Jammie Thomas.

(New York: Bill Weir) The music wars featured; details given about the fight that Thomas lost resulting in huge damages for her use of a music-sharing program. [Recording Industry Assn. of America Cary SHERMAN†- outlines the industry position on prosecution.] [New York University media studies professor Aram SINNREICH†- suggests the "carrot" would be more effective than the stick.]

Gibson, Charles;
Weir, Bill

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