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Facts?
« on: Dec 12th, 2005, 5:10pm »
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Can facts on web pages be copyrighted?  Suppose an instructor wants to list a fact on an exam for students to work with.  Could this be copyright infringement?
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Re: Facts?
« Reply #1 on: Dec 13th, 2005, 8:04am »
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Facts can never be "copyrighted", period.  The particular expression of facts, e.g., a news article, is protected by copyright.
 
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