Due process and the Megaupload case

Feds to fugitive principals of file-storage website: if you resist extradition, we’ll seize your assets and you have no right to offer evidence they were innocently obtained. Cato has filed an amicus brief in the Fourth Circuit arguing that the government is overstepping the defendants’ rights [Ilya Shapiro]


  • And that assumes that the NZ and HK courts don;t tell the US Attorney to take a flying leap when he comes to enforce his judgement against property in those jurisdictions.

    • The NZ and HK courts didn’t tell the US Attorney to take a flying leap. If they had, there would be no reason for Dotcom to even try fighting it in the US courts.