Because a number of copyright enforcement organisations filed legal claims against the site, its founders were sentenced to a year in prison and a large fine. You shouldn't be concerned about utilising The Pirate Bay because of this. The Pirate Bay's operations are not unlawful because it is a peer-to-peer website that does not host its own material. So, if this online content sharing site isn't prohibited in your nation, you may use it without fear of being prosecuted. Even if the website is unavailable in your location, you may still see its content using one of the many pirate proxy websites available.