“Star Wars” pre-release pirate pleads guilty

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 1:06 pm

A California man has plead guilty to distributing a stolen copy of “Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith” two days before it appeared in theaters.

The Justice Department said Tuesday that Marc Hoaglin, 36, pleaded guilty to one count of uploading a copyrighted work being prepared for commercial distribution. The plea agreement says the Star Wars movie was stolen from a post-production company hired by Lucasfilm.

Source: News.com


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