Gang life marked by death and prison is a common theme not subject to copyright, a federal appeals court held in affirming dismissal of a suit by an author who claimed recording artist 50 Cent stole from his autobiography.
Themes in 'Gang Life' Book Too Common to Copyright, Third Circuit Says
New Jersey Law Journal
January 16, 2013
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