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Plagarism Lawsuit Against J.K. Rowling to Proceed in British Court

HollywoodNews.com: Despite denials to the contrary, a British judge recently ruled that a plagarism lawsuit against “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling will be allowed to proceed in court. The lawsuit, which was filed last year, has been filed by the estate of the late Adrian Jacobs and claims that Rowling[...]

Another Lawsuit Alleges J.K. Rowling “Stole” Idea for Harry Potter

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Once again, a publisher for the “Harry Potter” series is being sued for claims of copyright misappropriation by author J.K. Rowling. Last year, it was British publisher Bloomsbury; now it’s American publisher Scholastic. The estate of Adrian Jacobs is claiming that J.K. Rowling copied certain[...]