Are you Kickass Torrents fan? Do you use this site to download latest movies, videos or files? You ran out of luck then; the purported owner is arrested from Poland on 20th July.
When you be the owner of giant torrent site, with multiple million downloads and uploads a day; the last thing you want would be facing trouble. Similar thing happened now, as owner of KAT, Artem Vaulin (30) was arrested in Poland for copyright breach and legalizing money. Vaulin aka trim has been accused of making illegal copies and re-distributing those copies through torrent site. The total of $1 billion counts for all those infringement.
TorrentFreak news stated Vaulin got arrested in Ukraine for conspiracy, criminal copyright breach, conspiracy to legalize money and re-distribution of illegal copies of files. The complaint filed in U.S. District Court, Chicago states that the copyrighted files in website exceeds the value of $1 billion. The US Government thus is seeking to extradite him while Chicago