The people involved were three men aged 38, 46 and 50 year and a woman aged 29, from the cities of Talant, Lille, Pantin and Obernai.
Two people were given suspended jail sentences between two and eight months as well as damages of €94,000 and €29,149. The other two were convicted of suspended jail sentences of two and eight months respectively.
All four were ordered to pay the costs of the procedures, €4,000 and €1,000.
During the past years, Canal+ has obtained ten sentences in France against card sharing pirates and the broadcaster still has 17 investigations in process.