The Answer Sheet: Plagiarism

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 03/18/2014

Russia’s plagiarism problem: Even Putin has done it!

President is hardly the only one in Russia, where many high-ranking officials have been caught using text without attribution.

By Valerie Strauss  |  11:41 AM ET, 03/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 11/06/2013

If Sen. Rand Paul were in school, he’d probably be expelled

The senator is now accused of multiple incidents of plagiarism.

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Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 09/29/2010

The new risk of plagiarizing college essays

There is a technology called Turnitin for Admissions, introduced late last year by iParadigms LLC, that can detect plagiarism in college application essays from numerous sites on the Internet. It is a version of Turnitin, which is used in thousands of academic institutions around the world to detect plagiarism in academics.

By Valerie Strauss  |  09:30 AM ET, 09/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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