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post #11 of 40
In the original thread before it got locked, I knew he wasnt running away.
I mean, only one source and its vghq lol, if the new is not from the, psx underground scene, its either false, or twisted.

I doubt he is using donations to pay for his vacation, do you guys know how much legal fees are when fighting against sony, it can bankrupt you.
Edited by RotaryKnight - 3/24/11 at 9:13am
    
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I bet he walked up the the CEO and says "Piece of cake" Geohot is my hero for taking on a corporation like this, especially one so obsessed with destroying his life.
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post #13 of 40
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I doubt he is using donations to pay for his vacation, do you guys know how much legal fees are when fighting against sony, it can bankrupt you.
Lol seriously. I don't understand how people could even think that he's using his legal money to go on vacation.. ever hire a lawyer? They don't come cheap. Especially when you need multiple lawyers to fight against a multi-billion dollar company..
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Why would you take a vacation in the middle of a lawsuit??
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Lol seriously. I don't understand how people could even think that he's using his legal money to go on vacation.. ever hire a lawyer? They don't come cheap. Especially when you need multiple lawyers to fight against a multi-billion dollar company..
When fighting a multi-billion dollar corporation like Sony, shouldn't all of your money be legal money? Whether he got it from his donations or not doesn't really matter. The fact that he requested donations to begin with makes spending anything at all on a vacation seem rather irresponsible.
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When fighting a multi-billion dollar corporation like Sony, shouldn't all of your money be legal money? Whether he got it from his donations or not doesn't really matter. The fact that he requested donations to begin with makes spending anything at all on a vacation seem rather irresponsible.

In the Ars article he said none of the money he recived for his legal defence, went to pay for this vacation.

http://arstechnica.com/gaming/news/2...ds-to-sony.ars
    
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post #17 of 40
Add in that Sony payed off the judge to give them his paypal account full of donations it makes it seem even less likely he is using legal funds for his trip.

If you don't think the judge was payed off just read the case / have common sense.

Edit: I guess it could also be argued that the judge is just stupid.
    
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post #18 of 40
Haha, he begs everyone for money and then takes a vacation. So glad I didn't help this dumb head out.
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Why would you take a vacation in the middle of a lawsuit??
A better question, why would one be allowed to take a vacation during a lawsuit
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A better question, why would one be allowed to take a vacation during a lawsuit
It's a civil lawsuit, not a criminal lawsuit.
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