Quotes from Demonoid IRC channel:
<Fubar>http://torrentfreak.com/demonoid-shut-down-by-cria-070925/ <--- the allegations made on that page have not been confirmed. We will give you more information as it becomes available. Stop speculating and claiming alleged happenings as fact.
<Borat> we DO NOT know what actually happened. the CRIA is just a SPECULATION. the site is TEMPORAROLY OFFLINE
<Fubar> Yes the tracker is down, they are going through heavy maintenance, please wait patiently for it to come back up.
<seanap> Jumba; that torrent freak article is completely false
<seanap> there is NO evidence
<seanap> and NO word from site staff, and i'm in contact with the TF dude right now
<lacko> we're still waiting for the name of a CRIA rep for confirmation.
<Fubar> TF is a tabloid
<raj1414> TorrentFreak = P2P version of TheInquirer
<seanap> Ygolonac we can't deny or confirm anything, as we have not heard from the head admin yet