43-year-old Sherman Hopkins from Iowa was sentenced to 20 years in prison for having armed himself with a gun, he tried to steal the domain name from 26-year-old Ethan Dey. Last year, Sherman broke into his house, pointed his gun at him and demanded to transfer the domain doitforstate.com to another account.
Ethan managed to close in the room, but Hopkins knocked the door. Struggle ensued, the attacker shot through Ethan’s leg, but he managed to snatch a gun and hit Hopkins several shots in the chest area. The doctors managed to save him.
Ethan described his website doitforstate.com as “college stories, college life, college photos.”