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Movie Industry Weighs Lawsuits Against Illegal File-Sharing

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Movie Industry Weighs Lawsuits Against Illegal File-Sharing

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Movie Industry Weighs Lawsuits Against Illegal File-Sharing

Movie Industry Weighs Lawsuits Against Illegal File-Sharing

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The Motion Picture Association of America is considering whether to sue individuals who illegally download movies online, much the way the music industry went after those who pilfer music. Faster technology allows for faster downloads of large computer files such as movies. NPR's Kim Masters reports.