Self-Published Romance Writer Exposed as Plagiarist

Self-Published Romance Writer Exposed as Plagiarist

News by Raine Winters October 29, 2015
Copycats are no fun.
School Teacher Steals Christian Romance, Sexes It Up

School Teacher Steals Christian Romance, Sexes It Up

News by Peter Derk September 10, 2014
An author claims that a schoolteacher stole her faith-based romance and turned it into an erotic tale.

Creative Influence Isn't an Excuse for Plagiarism

Column by Daniel Hope March 13, 2014
Combinatorial creativity means that our work is a combination of all the influences and experiences in our lives, but it can't be used as an excuse for plagiarism, as Shia LaBeouf so perfectly shows.

Did Ender's Game Rip Off The Dueling Machine?

Column by Daniel Hope October 31, 2013
A critical look at the rumor that 'Ender's Game' is a ripoff of 'The Dueling Machine', and a discussion of what creativity and originality means.
Hitler Lived Until 1962 — Argentinian Journalist Cries ‘Plagiarism’

Hitler Lived Until 1962 — Argentinian Journalist Cries ‘Plagiarism’

News by Dean Fetzer October 28, 2013
Rumours of the survival of Hitler and Eva Braun have persisted since 1945, but the authors of the most recent outing called ‘Grey Wolf: The Escape of Adolf Hitler’ are now accused of stealing.
Journalist In Trouble For Self-Plagiarizing

Repeating Yourself Again: Journalist In Trouble For Self-Plagiarizing

News by Dave Reuss June 21, 2012
Should writers be able to reuse their own work for different outlets?
Duane Lester confronts newspaper

Blogger vs. Plagiarist Smackdown Video

News by Kimberly Turner May 25, 2012
Blogger Duane Lester confronts a newspaper that stole his content without payment, permission, or attribution then puts the whole showdown on YouTube.
Naomi Ragen plagiarist

It's a Three-peat! Naomi Ragen is Deemed A 'Plagiarist'.

News by Brandon Tietz December 13, 2011
Jerusalem District Court rules that 'Sotah' author Naomi Ragen stole material from Sarah Shapiro.

Five Lame Excuses for Plagiarism

Column by Cath Murphy December 12, 2011
Been caught stealing? Here are five excuses NOT to use.
Raven's Bride Plagiarism

Lenore Hart Under Fire for Plagiarism

News by Brandon Tietz December 8, 2011
Lenore Hart is the second author of late to find themselves in the middle of a plagiarism scandal, but unlike Q.R. Markham, her publisher is going to bat for her.
Q R Markham

The Confessions of Q.R. Markham

News by Brandon Tietz December 1, 2011
Q.R. Markham, the "author" who set the world record for plagiarism, has recently posted an in-depth expose of his literary transgressions. What's missing? The apology.
Q.R. Markham Plagiarist

UPDATE - Q.R. Markham: Plagiarist Speaks!

News by Brandon Tietz November 14, 2011
Little, Brown and Company pulls Q.R. Markham's debut novel "Assassin of Secrets" for plagiarism. Find out why Markham did it, straight from the horse's ass' mouth.