Eric Lundgren, the E-Waste Refurbisher Microsoft Helped Send to Prison

24th May 2018

After losing his last appeal, Eric Lundgren has been sentenced to 15 months in Federal prison and fined 50,000 dollars for duplicating 28,000 OEM Dell restore CD’s. Eric argues that he was just trying to keep PC’s out of landfill, and that the software that was on the discs was freely available online, and necessary to prolong the life of these computers. Microsoft believes otherwise.

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