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GeoHot flees to South America, Sony can't turn their frown from the upside down position

GeoHot flees to South America, Sony are pissed

| Hacking & Security News | Posted: Mar 23, 2011 11:50 pm

The case of George "geohot" Hotz has taken a turn that could not have been predicted with him fleeing to South America to escape the clutches of Sony. Big changes for the case! Sony didn't stop there, according to their court document they've been quoted as saying:

 

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Hotz had deliberately removed integral components of his impounded hard drives prior to delivering them to a third party neutral andÂ…Hotz is now in South America, an excuse for why he will not immediately provide the components of his hard drives as requested by the neutral. Hotz's attempts to dodge this Court's authority raise very serious questions.

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