Whispers And Warnings For November 6th

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MARVIN GAYE HEIRS SUE ‘BLURRED LINES’ ARTISTS
“Robin Thicke’s summertime hit “Blurred Lines” is an illegal rip-off of Marvin Gaye’s “Got to Give It Up,” Gaye’s children claim in court documents filed Wednesday.”

HOUSTON WOMAN SUES RAP START 50 CENT OVER PHOTO
“A Houston woman is suing rap star 50 Cent for copyright infringement, claiming the performer has used a photograph she took.”

PLAGIARISM IN SEVERAL SPACE HISTORY ARTICLES
“Several space history articles written by one author and published in venues like Ars Technica appear to be plagiarized from other sources.”

FEWER STUDENTS REPORTED FOR CHEATING, PLAGIARISM VIOLATIONS
“The number of cheating and plagiarism violations reported at GW dropped 20 percent last year, the first decrease in three years.”

MOSCOW REGION GOVERNOR RESIGNS FROM UNIVERSITY POST, AVOIDING PLAGIARISM CHARGES
“Governor of the Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov resigned from his position at the Higher School of Economics two days before an investigation into allegations of plagiarism was set to begin.”

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