2005 Plagiarism Round-Up

Posted on December 29, 2005 

2005 Plagiarism Round-Up

Oh what a year for plagiarists. Herewith, a quick collection of the year’s instances of plagiarism in the media. We’ve tried to catch them all, but can’t promise that this is a definitive list. Please email us if you know of one we’ve missed.

In August the Richmond Times-Dispatch fired a photographer after he committed “visual plagiarism.” The photographer copied a photo from Style Weekly magazine and submitted it to the paper as original work.

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