Europeans smash bootlegging ring
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Source: Mi2N - June 20, 2002
Simultaneous raids in Austria and the UK resulted in a large-scale
international music bootlegging operation being broken up, say police in both
More than 225,000 bootlegged discs by artists including the Stones, Beatles,
Eminem, U2, Oasis, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, Radiohead, Nickelback and
Sheryl Crow were seized.
In Austria, approximately 200,000 illegal CDs were seized at a warehouse in
north Vienna and in the UK, around 25,000 bootlegged CDs were found at a
West London address.
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