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9 hrs ago | Television Week

Plans Set for High-Profile History Miniseries

Plans are set for a high-profile miniseries starring an Academy Award-winning actor as an enigmatic real-life figure.

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12 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

'Houdini' miniseries starring Adrien Brody to air Sept. 1-2 on History

Adrien Brody plays Harry Houdini in a miniseries set to run Sept. 1 and 2 on History.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Daily Kos

The Sign Of The FFS: Conan Doyle Heirs Still Trying To Milk It

According to The Daily Telegraph , heirs to the literary rights of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle are still trying to squeeze the 85 year-old cadaver for some more shekels .

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

TeleRead

Morning Roundup: Amazon officially launches Kindle Unlimited. Sherlock Holmes rights battle

How I Became a Knausgaard Truther Did companies in Norway institute Knausgaard-free days in response to the popularity of Karl Ove Knausgaard's autobiographical novel My Struggle? It's a question that led to a search for proof that something never happened.

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BBC News

Supreme Court rejects Sherlock case

The US Supreme Court has refused to hear an emergency petition from the heirs of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, who are trying to stop the publication of a book based on Sherlock Holmes.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Channel3000

Elementary, my dear readers. Elementary

I have been recently reminded of my love of Sherlock Holmes and have started re-reading many of the old Arthur Conan Doyle books.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

KTOO-TV Juneau

With Bright Benches, London Shows Off Its Love Of Books

Jane Headford designed this Dr. Seuss bench, which is spending the summer alongside the River Thames Courtesy of The National Literacy Trust The National Literacy Trust, along with public art promoter Wild in Art, has commissioned and placed 50 benches around town that are painted to look like pages and scenes from famous books.

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Chattanoogan.com

Jody Baker: A Bumbling Watson

And we have a special loyalty toward both of those whom we grew to love and to respect in our youth.

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The China Post

Sherlock Holmes to be the object of investigation

Heirs to the literary rights of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle have filed an appeal with the U.S. Supreme Court over the likes of none other than Sherlock Holmes himself.

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Daily Mail

Lucy Liu wields a black baton while filming fight scene for CBS...

On guard! Lucy Liu wields a black baton while filming fight scene for CBS show Elementary in New York City Lucy Liu fought on the streets of New York on Tuesday while filming scenes for the hit CBS show Elementary.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Daily Mail

Lucy Liu wields a black baton while filming fight scene for CBS...

On guard! Lucy Liu wields a black baton while filming fight scene for CBS show Elementary in New York City Lucy Liu fought on the streets of New York on Tuesday while filming scenes for the hit CBS show Elementary.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Library Hosts Program on Sherlock Holmes' Contribution to Forensics

The goal is to build off the idea of elements in literature, and so as part of the adult summer reading program at the Bridgewater Township Library, Dr. Vincent Cirillo spoke to guests about the impact Sherlock Holmes had on police and forensic science work.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Radio Times

Roger Allam and Frances de la Tour join Ian McKellen in ITV's Sherlock Holmes film

The cast for ITV's take on Sherlock Holmes is shaping up nicely with the announcement that Ian McKellen will be joined by Roger Allam and his Vicious co-star Frances de la Tour.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Collider

First MR. HOLMES Image Reveals Ian McKellen as the Legendary Detective

The first Mr. Holmes image has arrived, revealing Ian McKellen as a 93-year-old iteration of author Arthur Conan Doyle 's legendary detective Sherlock Holmes.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Examiner.com

Review: 'The Watson Chronicles'

For those of you who are suffering from a deficit of Sherlock , wondering why Robert Downy Jr. hasn't made another Sherlock Holmes film already, and the okay- Elementary isn't really cutting it, have we got something for you.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

JD Supra

The Scope of Copyright Protection over Sherlock Holmes Characters Is...

The copyright clause of the U.S. Constitution incentivizes the creation of original works of art by granting authors exclusive rights in such works for "limited Times."

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Berkshire Eagle

The game is on - again - for 'Sherlock'

The modern-day adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's detective stories stars Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch, two of the hottest British stars around.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

WireNews+Co

Speech: Local Government Finance: CIPFA Speech

Those were the words Sir Arthur Conan Doyle put into Sherlock Holmes at the start of The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

CBS News

"Sherlock" returning with new special for season 4

The hit British series -- which airs on BBC One in the U.K. and PBS in the U.S. -- is returning for a fourth season, it was announced Wednesday, and this time there will be more of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson to go around.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Austrian Economists

A Scandal in Bohemia: On Facts, Theories, and Interpretations

In Arthur Conan Doyle's short story, "A Scandal in Bohemia", Sherlock Holmes states: "It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data.

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