Posted on 08/31/2022 at 11:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Virginia judge has dismissed a lawsuit attempting to have two books ruled as obscene. But, as Slate reports in...

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Posted on 08/31/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Who is the Queen of Crime? If you ask Agatha Christie's literary estate, it is she — and only she....

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Tagged As: Lawsuit, The Bookseller

Posted on 08/22/2022 at 12:43 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's time to wait for the verdict in the Department of Justice's antitrust case against a proposed Penguin Random House...

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Posted on 08/06/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's never great to hear about books and bookstores facing intense opposition, but the silver lining in these two stories...

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Posted on 08/03/2022 at 10:03 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's arts and crafts time in the New York state prison system. Heather Ann Thompson, who wrote a Pulitzer Prize-winning...

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Posted on 08/02/2022 at 02:33 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Stephen King took the stand for the US Department of Justice — and against his publisher — this morning....

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Tagged As: Horror, Lawsuit

Posted on 07/20/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A court filing in the US Department of Justice's suit to block a publishing acquisition has revealed some big-name witnesses....

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Posted on 07/14/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Italian man charged with wire fraud and identity theft in the case of stolen book manuscripts might avoid trial....

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Tagged As: Lawsuit, The Guardian

Posted on 07/11/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Both sides in a big-name copyright infringement lawsuit have asked for summary judgments to close the case, reports Publishers Weekly....

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Posted on 07/06/2022 at 09:49 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Children's picture books about sheep have landed five Hong Kong residents on trial. The five unionists were arrested last July...

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