New Zealand Court Says Megaupload Warrants Illegal

Search warrants used when 70 New Zealand police raided the mansion of the suspected kingpin of an Internet piracy ring were illegal, a New Zealand court ruled, dealing a blow to the FBI's highest profile global copyright theft case. German national Kim Dotcom, also known as Kim Schmitz, was one of four men arrested in January as part of an investigation of his website led by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).