Oh, so they’re officially called High-Tech Crime Task Force from “Kyoto Prefecture.

From ANN

3 Japanese Men Arrested, Charged with Uploading Anime 

…Kyoto Prefectural Police’s High-Tech Crime Task Force and officers from five police stations arrested three men on Thursday on charges of uploading anime episodes and images to the Winny file-sharing network…

…The Winny peer-to-peer file-sharing software was developed in 2002 by a then anonymous computer engineering student. The software promised anonymity for its users…

Ray’s Take: Here’s the real news title: Section 9 unofficially prevents another crime. The Laughing man (anonymous computer engineering student) is arrested? Well, the Japanese government is smart enough trying to kill the source, which is where a lot of fan subbers get their raws. But they can’t attack both sides of the fence, I guess. No prosecuting downloaders…

Ganbatte! Warai no Otoko-dachi!

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