Well it appears that the mystery has been solved in Atlantic v. Does 1-25.
The RIAA's lawyers wrote to the Court on March 3rd indicating that the earlier dismissal as to John Doe #8 was a mistake, and requested an order vacating the dismissal.
They also say that they thought they had sent a copy of the letter, requesting the order, to us (John Doe's lawyers), and apologized for having failed to do so.
The RIAA's lawyers also stated that they have received no information from the ISP about John Doe #8, and that the stay has not been violated.
So now the case is back on, and we are awaiting a decision from Judge Swain.
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