Trading Blows Over Plagiarism in MMA

Posted by Jonathan Bailey on Feb 8, 2016 9:38:36 AM

As a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) competitor, Kenny Florian faced a wide variety of opponents. A runner-up in The Ultimate Fighter season 1 and a title contender in two different weight classes, Florian had a lengthy and successful career as a fighter.

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ASU Professor Matthew Whitaker to Resign

Posted by Jonathan Bailey on Feb 4, 2016 8:30:00 AM

The long, winding story that is the career of Arizona State University (ASU) professor Matthew Whitaker may finally be coming to a close… in May 2017.

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When Poetry, Translation and Plagiarism Collide

Posted by Jonathan Bailey on Feb 1, 2016 7:00:00 AM

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In November poet and translator Allen Prowle won the Stephen Spender prize for poetry in translation. To win the prize, he translated the Dutch poet Rutger Kopland’s Johnson Brothers Ltd., a poem about the loss of a father, into English.

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Peruvian Presidential Candidate May Be Barred Due to Plagiarism Allegations

Posted by Jonathan Bailey on Jan 30, 2016 9:00:00 AM

In Peru, a presidential candidate is facing allegations of plagiarism that may cost him more than his doctorate - they could result in him being barred from the upcoming elections.

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Judicial Plagiarism Strikes India

Posted by Jonathan Bailey on Jan 28, 2016 3:43:25 PM

 

In India, the Delhi High Court has found itself at the center of a plagiarism controversy as the judges are accused of plagiarizing more than 30 paragraphs in a decision from an article found in the Queen Mary Journal of Intellectual Property.

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South Korea Faces Massive Plagiarism Scandal

Posted by Jonathan Bailey on Jan 28, 2016 8:00:00 AM

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The President-elect’s chief of staff, Huh Tae-yeol, was accused of plagiarizing his doctoral thesis

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Romania Moves to Crack Down on Plagiarism

Posted by Jonathan Bailey on Jan 26, 2016 7:00:00 AM

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The Financial Cost of Scientific Fraud

Posted by Jonathan Bailey on Jan 20, 2016 8:30:00 AM

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When Romance Meets Plagiarism

Posted by Jonathan Bailey on Jan 18, 2016 9:00:00 AM

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New York Times Bestselling Author Becky McGraw

Laura Harner is an extremely prolific author. Having published an average of fifteen novels per year over the past 5 years, she is an independent author who self-publishes her work through a variety of online retailers, most notably Amazon.

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The Plague of Fake PhDs in Russia

Posted by Jonathan Bailey on Jan 15, 2016 7:00:00 AM

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A recent article in the journal Higher Education in Russia and Beyond by Andrei Rostovtsev , claims that dissertation fraud has reached a point where it is not just a “fringe phenomenon” but “an integral part of Russia’s statehood”.

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