$ 90 million fine for cutting Internet services

ML ml at kenweb.org
Sat May 28 19:23:03 UTC 2011

On 5/28/2011 12:18 PM, Marshall Eubanks wrote:
> I remember some discussion of this outage on NANOG, and on what it was costing Egypt. Well, here is
> an estimate - almost $ 20 million USD / day (which actually sounds low to me).
> Regards
> Marshall
> http://english.aljazeera.net/news/africa/2011/05/201152811555458677.html
> An Egyptian court has fined ousted president Hosni Mubarak and former officials more than $90m for cutting off access to internet and mobile phone services during the country's massive protests in January.
> A court source told the Reuters news agency on Saturday that Mubarak's fine is $34m, former interior minister Habib al-Adly will owe $53m, and former prime minister Ahmed Nazif has a fine of $7m.
> The fine is to be paid from personal assets...

Can I fine TEDATA for committing VoIP fraud against my network during 
that same time period?

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