- Today Groklaw.net
reports that PS3 hacker GeoHot
is now accusing Sony of "false representations" to the court and petitioning for a protective order while Wired.com
confirmed that SoftLayer is moving to quash Sony's subpoena on George Hotz
Forum account details in the pending PlayStation 3 hacking case despite their recent PayPal
To quote from Groklaw: "Specifically, Hotz says that Sony Computer Entertainment America falsely claimed at a recent hearing that the Software Developer Kit at issue in this litigation referenced SCEA being in California. The SDK, Hotz says, is owned by Sony Computer Entertainment in Japan, and the installation procedures reference Sony Japan, not SCEA.
This is relevant, Sony argued, because if they found any of the SDK tools on his computer, it would "establish contacts between SCEA and Mr. Hotz" in that they claimed SCEA is the only entity distributing the SDKs. The discovery that the court ordered was based on SCEA's representations. Now what? Should the discovery...