Convicted movie thief Scott McCausland is prohibited from using Ubuntu because authorities are unable to monitor the system.
McCausland had to agree to have his internet usage monitored as part of a 2005 conviction into movie pirating. But US authorities only have such software for Windows and McCausland is running Ubuntu.
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