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3 Count: RockDizJail

RockDizMusic owner sentenced to three years in prison, Popcorn Time makes partial return and Sky Broadband customers warned of copyright letters.

3 Count: Getting Birched

Small ISP beats Rightscorp on DMCA subpoenas, Netload reemerges after injunction forced it offline and Konami accused of copyright-based censorship.

3 Count: World of Plagiarismcraft

Blizzard files a lawsuit in Taiwan over similar game, Ryushare founder sentenced to jail over pornography charges and Swift is streaming again.

3 Count: Mega Cancel

Some cry foul over Spotify's new lyrics feature, Mega loses its payment processor and new music to be released on Fridays under new plan.

3 Count: Rapid Decline

RapidShare to close after 13-year run, Megaupload programmer pleads guilty and Fox News fails to get 9/11 photo case dismissed.

3 Count: Cold Hotfile

Appeals court upholds $540,000 stamp judgment, Australian ISPs have a month to reach deal with content creators and Hotfile settles with publishers.

The Revival of Paid Piracy

Though cyberlocker affiliate programs took a major hit in 2012, paid piracy is coming back as new sites step up to fill the void.

3 Count: Trust Issues

Apple to face antitrust trial over FairPlay DRM, Firedrive stops working amid rumors of copyright action and Grooveshark responds to recent court loss.

3 Count: Super Settlement

Marvel and Jack Kirby estate settle their copyright termination case, Lionsgate hopes to track down Expendables leaker and Google/News Corp trade barbs.

3 Count: Book Appeal

The Authors Guild appeals the Google Book Search ruling, cyberlocker operator arrested and Universal responds to MGM over Section 6 suit.