And no one sees any conflict of interest?!

While many judges around the country are throwing out file sharing lawsuits on account of questionable or faulty arguments, DC federal judge Beryl Howell just recently allowed three cases filed by copyright holders to proceed. What makes it intriguing is that she used to be a former RIAA lobbyist.

via Former RIAA Lobbyist Now Handles File Sharing Cases as a Federal Judge.