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#Plagiarism

# plagiarism - This year 2022

Essay mills suspected of hiring 'promoters' within colleges to gather information on assignments
# Plagiarism
# Plagiarism

Essay mills suspected of hiring 'promoters' within colleges to gather information on assignments

Jul 10th 2022, 2:38 PM 26,897 Views 8 Comments

A memo from Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) outlined its suspicions.

# plagiarism - All time

Easyjet executive apologises after motivational video to staff heavily plagiarised Leo's Patrick's Day address
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Easyjet executive apologises after motivational video to staff heavily plagiarised Leo's Patrick's Day address

Mar 22nd 2020, 12:42 PM 43,565 Views 93 Comments

Bellew said he “borrowed” a few phrases.

New laws will prosecute firms that write essays for third level students
# Plagiarism
# Plagiarism

New laws will prosecute firms that write essays for third level students

May 15th 2017, 10:02 AM 13,551 Views 31 Comments

The proposed legislation will make it an offence to provide written-to-order essays, which give students an advantage over others by essentially participating in plagiarism.

Ed Sheeran settles $20 million plagiarism suit over his song Photograph
# Photocopy
# Photocopy

Ed Sheeran settles $20 million plagiarism suit over his song Photograph

Apr 11th 2017, 8:24 AM 58,726 Views 57 Comments

A US judge yesterday signed an order saying an agreement had been reached between the parties, but did not say for how much.

Trump national security pick accused of plagiarising large sections of book
# Monica Crowley
# Monica Crowley

Trump national security pick accused of plagiarising large sections of book

Jan 8th 2017, 7:32 AM 16,743 Views 19 Comments

Monica Crowley has been named director of communications for the White House’s National Security Council.

Donald Trump's wife gave a speech that was very, very like one given by Michelle Obama
# Second Lady
# Second Lady

Donald Trump's wife gave a speech that was very, very like one given by Michelle Obama

Jul 19th 2016, 7:30 AM 34,393 Views 82 Comments

Well, she is trying to replace her as First Lady.

Judge rules that Led Zeppelin's Stairway to Heaven may be partly stolen
# Ruling
# Ruling

Judge rules that Led Zeppelin's Stairway to Heaven may be partly stolen

Apr 12th 2016, 7:44 AM 22,921 Views 33 Comments

A US judge said its opening may copy the notes of a song performed by the rock band Spirit.

The Rubberbandits tore into The Lad Bible for stealing one of their jokes
# Joke Thief
From The Daily Edge
# Joke Thief

The Rubberbandits tore into The Lad Bible for stealing one of their jokes

Feb 17th 2016, 11:00 AM 11,956 Views 3 Comments

Don’t mess with Limerick’s finest.

Maynooth student has PhD revoked for making up data
# Maynooth
# Maynooth

Maynooth student has PhD revoked for making up data

Nov 24th 2015, 4:08 PM 54,970 Views 63 Comments

UCD have said that they are investigating the student’s later work following the revelation

Hozier: I won't be suing Chilly Gonzales as he's apologised
# Take Me To Court
From The Daily Edge
# Take Me To Court

Hozier: I won't be suing Chilly Gonzales as he's apologised

Oct 5th 2015, 10:03 PM 7,163 Views 0 Comments

The Canadian artist had suggested Take Me To Church resembled a Feist song written in 2013.

RTÉ investigating 'plagiarised' Charlie monologue
# Ortolan
From The Daily Edge
# Ortolan

RTÉ investigating 'plagiarised' Charlie monologue

Jan 19th 2015, 11:58 AM 22,499 Views 12 Comments

A speech from the second episode was allegedly lifted from an article by a US journalist.

Harvard launches plagiarism investigation into over 100 students
# Plagiarism
# Plagiarism

Harvard launches plagiarism investigation into over 100 students

Aug 30th 2012, 9:57 PM 11,894 Views 24 Comments

Alarm was raised by teaching assistant who noticed suspicious similarities between students’ papers.

New Yorker journalist resigns after fabricating Bob Dylan quotes
# Oops
# Oops

New Yorker journalist resigns after fabricating Bob Dylan quotes

Jul 31st 2012, 9:04 AM 5,650 Views 10 Comments

Journalist and author Jonah Lehrer has had his latest book pulled from shelves over quotes that ‘didn’t exist’.

Angelina Jolie sued in plagiarism claim over upcoming movie
# Angelina Jolie
From The Daily Edge
# Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie sued in plagiarism claim over upcoming movie

Dec 5th 2011, 9:41 PM 5,060 Views 4 Comments

A Croatian journalist is suing the star, claiming that she took the plot of her directorial debut from his book.

Beyoncé in choreography plagiarism row
# Beyoncé
From The Daily Edge
# Beyoncé

Beyoncé in choreography plagiarism row

Oct 14th 2011, 4:11 PM 739 Views 4 Comments

The US singer and dancer has been accused of using choreography by a Belgian dancer in the video for her new song, Countdown.

Irish Examiner columnist Steven King resigns following plagiarism controversy
# Plagiarism
# Plagiarism

Irish Examiner columnist Steven King resigns following plagiarism controversy

Oct 12th 2011, 12:01 PM 2,212 Views 12 Comments

The writer has apologised after allegations he copied content from a number of sources in his international affairs column.

Irish Examiner suspends columnist over alleged plagiarism
# Plagiarism
# Plagiarism

Irish Examiner suspends columnist over alleged plagiarism

Oct 7th 2011, 11:57 AM 3,382 Views 19 Comments

Steven King’s column has been suspended but management at the newspaper have still not been able to get in contact with their international affairs writer.

Irish Examiner investigating plagiarism charge against weekly columnist
# Plagiarism
# Plagiarism

Irish Examiner investigating plagiarism charge against weekly columnist

Oct 6th 2011, 1:20 PM 3,005 Views 12 Comments

Dr Steven King, a former advisor to David Trimble, is accused of plagiarising columns from a British political blog.

Kenny 'did not run College Green speech past Obama'
# Dáil Éireann
# Dáil Éireann

Kenny 'did not run College Green speech past Obama'

Jun 8th 2011, 12:23 PM 308 Views 4 Comments

Carroll denies stealing sitcom lines for latest novel
# Plagiarism Claims
From The Daily Edge
# Plagiarism Claims

Carroll denies stealing sitcom lines for latest novel

May 31st 2011, 2:11 PM 2,355 Views 0 Comments

Former Fair City actress Claudia Carroll denies lifting quotes from Sex And The City for inclusion in her most recent book.

Claims that The Railway Children 'plagiarised' earlier novel with similar plotline
# Plagiarism
From The Daily Edge
# Plagiarism

Claims that The Railway Children 'plagiarised' earlier novel with similar plotline

Mar 21st 2011, 3:45 PM 1,231 Views 0 Comments

Edith Nesbit’s classic novel appears to borrow heavily from a work published almost a decade before.

German defence minister Guttenberg resigns over PhD plagiarism
# Germany
# Germany

German defence minister Guttenberg resigns over PhD plagiarism

Mar 1st 2011, 11:12 AM 1,255 Views 0 Comments

Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg had become engulfed in a scandal surrounding his university doctorate.

German defence minister accused of 'heavily plagiarising' PhD thesis
# Germany
# Germany

German defence minister accused of 'heavily plagiarising' PhD thesis

Feb 17th 2011, 2:00 PM 1,171 Views 0 Comments

Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg was given top marks for his 2006 thesis… but a newspaper believes it heavily plagiarised.

Student who lied his way into Harvard ordered to repay $45k
# Liar Liar
From The Daily Edge
# Liar Liar

Student who lied his way into Harvard ordered to repay $45k

Dec 18th 2010, 8:00 AM 716 Views 0 Comments

Adam Wheeler plagiarised other people’s work, forged transcripts and gave fake recommendations to blag his way into one of the world’s most prestigious universities.

College denies letting plagiarism students off the hook
# Plagiarism Row
# Plagiarism Row

College denies letting plagiarism students off the hook

Nov 15th 2010, 2:51 PM 787 Views 0 Comments

Galway-Mayo IT says letting students continue their course was an “appropriate response”.