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Rackspace sued for hosting GitHub
Posted Sep 19, 2012 10:30 UTC (Wed) by giggls (subscriber, #48434)
Why would one be able to sue a provider for (possible) illegal actions of its customer?
For me this sounds like suing US postal service for delivering suspected letter bombs.
Posted Sep 19, 2012 12:19 UTC (Wed) by sorpigal (subscriber, #36106)
I'm sure you could try that, and if you had a good lawyer and it were e.g. FedEx and not the real USPS you'd have a chance of getting some kind of settlement.
The legal system in the USA is screwed up )-:
Posted Sep 19, 2012 12:50 UTC (Wed) by niner (subscriber, #26151)
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