Police Bust Alleged Pirate CD-R Ring

A six-month investigation into music piracy in New York culminated Sept.

1 with 15 arrests and the confiscation of 80,000 allegedly illegal recordable CDs — the largest CD-R bust ever, according to the Recording Industry Association of America. Also seized in the bust was manufacturing equipment that the association said could have cost the music industry $100 million a year.

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