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VIDEO: Sherlock Holmes world record attempt

In one of the more obscure world record attempts to be seen in London, a group of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle fans has tried to gather the largest ever number of people dressed as Sherlock Holmes in one room.

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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

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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Wed Jul 16, 2014

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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Wed Jul 09, 2014

UConn Advance

Solving Society's Problems the Sherlock Holmes Way

That's the theme of "Sherlock Holmes, Expert Sociologist," a course being taught by Matthew Hughey, associate professor of sociology, during this year's Pre-College Summer @ UConn.

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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

Home Page tampabay.com

BBC's 'Sherlock' returning for Season 4 with Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch

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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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Theater review: A lovable 'Hound' at B Street

John Lamb, left, plays Sir Henry and Greg Alexander, right, is Watson in the B Street Theatre production of "The Hound of the Baskervilles."

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Examiner.com

A look back at Sherlock Holmes on film and television

In the past few years, Hollywood has rediscovered Sherlock Holmes . On the big screen, Robert Downey Jr .

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Milton Times

Milton library names next a Milton Readsa selection

"The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is the Milton Reads' 2014 selection, Milton Public Library officials announced.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Law Professor Blogs Network

Sherlock Holmes is Public Domain

As I have previously discussed , author Lesli Klinger was granted a default judgment on his request for a declaratory judgment that much of the Sherlock Holmes story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is public domain due to the copyright expiring.

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