Minnesota woman must pay Capitol Records $1.5 million for downloading and sharing 24 songs

A jury in Minneapolis decided that Jammie Thomas-Rasset, who has been battling the RIAA for four years, must pay Capitol Records $1.5 million: that’s $62,500 for each of 24 songs she downloaded and shared in 2006. Hollywood Reporter, CNET. (via Submitterator, thanks cstatman)