Jimmy Smith was a pioneer of jazz on the Hammond B3 electric organ. One of this albums included a spoken word track where he claimed “jazz is the only real music that’s gonna last”.
Drake used this sample to say that “only really music is gonna last” and the Court deemed this Fair Use under Copyright Law.
Let’s find out why.
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After appealing the loss of a lawsuit that attempted to grant animals copyright rights, PETA and Defendant David Slater suddenly motioned to vacate the lower court’s judgement.
The 9th Circuit doesn’t allow it. Let’s discuss why.
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A concerned Citizen was approved to speak after the Mayor placed an “In God We Trust” on the Council Dais (Lectern or Podium). Before her five minutes were up, she was told to leave, then later escorted off the premises. The
ACLU of Missouri has filed a Civil Rights lawsuit against the Mayor and Town on her behalf.
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The Officer who “handled” Dr. David Dao last year, violent removing him from a United Airlines flight, has sued his Commissioner, the Dept of Aviation, and United, for not properly training him, then condemning his handling of the situation.
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Disney claims it has modified the language surrounding the sale of its bundled disc+code offering such that Redbox can no longer sell the digital codes at its rental kiosks.
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