Churchill's Heirs Seek To Lose The Future By Charging Biographer To Quote His Words

Posted by BernardSwiss on Jan 23, 2013 1:01 PM EDT
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We've talked in the past about how the heirs of Martin Luther King Jr. and James Joyce have a long and unfortunate history of being ridiculous about letting anyone quote their dead ancestors. Both families have abused copyright law to demand excessive payments, even for researchers and memorials and the like. Now we can add the heirs of Winston Churchill to the bunch.

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To partly quote Chirchill... rnturn 0 603 Jan 23, 2013 3:55 PM

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