Is downloading things from the internet illegal?

Answer it depends on country...where are you?

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Is downloading music off the internet illegal?

Downloading music is a complex issue. It is indeed illegal to download music that is copyrighted if you did not purchase the song. You can, however, download music from an authorized music store li... Read More »

What is illegal in downloading music?

It basically is stealing music without buying it....

Is downloading this video illegal?

It depends on certain things. Are they a band that doesn't have the rights to their songs? What label are they on? If they are on a label that is the label controled by the RIAA???If the band thems... Read More »

Why is music downloading illegal?

Music downloading may occur in a legal manner as long as the person pays for the song or album. Downloading music illegally violates copyright laws meant to protect the rights of musicians and ente... Read More »