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  1. Illegal To Copy/Rip Your Purchased DVD As A Backup on HD or DVD or Any Other Drive

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    from homemediamagazine, Guess this clarifies that one can't copy/rip dvd movies that one purchased to your HTPC or any other device as a "backup" since it is illegal to do so. Any thoughts?
  2. Piracy or not... is this illegal?

    AV Home Theater
    I consistently see sites offering song clips via Real Music or Media Player. Some sites offer movie clip downloads via supplied trailers, but I'm not aware of any sites that give you say 4-5 minutes of all their movies like you see song clips. Not being too familiar with the piracy laws, would...