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  1. Benedict Cumberbatch cast as villainous tiger in Warner Bros. 'Jungle Book'Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... BBC's "Sherlock," the immensely successful modern-day retelling of the classic detective stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, although he has won popular and critical acclaim in a large number of roles as well. The decision of Warner Bros. to cast ...

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  2. It's elementary, say judges: Sherlock is public domainRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... elements of his stories are in the public domain and, in a strongly worded opinion, criticized the Arthur Conan Doyle estate for its practices. It's the third time an American judge has found in favor of the case brought by Holmes scholar Leslie ...

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  3. Judge Posner Solves Sherlock Holmes Copyright CaseRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | jdsupra.com

    ... Doyle Estate, Ltd., Case No. 14-1128 (7th Cir., Jun. 16, 2014) (Posner, J.). More than a century ago, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle created the fictional characters of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. From 1887 to 1927, Doyle authored more than 60 detective ...

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  4. Ar OpinionS&P Makes Me MadRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... the main characters and the worlds their talented authors have created for them. So I open another book. Arthur Conan Doyle is to blame for my addiction. Back then I was a shy and observant middle-school child for whom the world of family, school ...

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  5. Judge: Sherlock Holmes is in public domain - Sun, 17 Aug 2014 PSTRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... elements of his stories are in the public domain and, in a strongly worded opinion, criticized the Arthur Conan Doyle estate for its practices. It's the third time an American judge has found in favor of the case brought by Holmes scholar Leslie ...

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  6. Local book events, Aug. 17-23Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | The State

    Meets 6:30 p.m. Wednesday to discuss "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1304 Broad St., Camden.

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  7. Steven Galloway's roots help him blend fact and fantasy - much like his HoudiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Canada.com

    ... does the same with history. Was Houdini actually involved with Russian spies? Was he at odds with Arthur Conan Doyle? Did he really die because someone punched him in the stomach, causing his appendix to burst? It's all smoke and mirrors, playing ...

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  8. Redbud GalleryRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2012 | Houston Press

    ... venues. Boheme's Cafe and Wine Bar's back lot is the site of the troupe's... Robert Louis Stevenson and Arthur Conan Doyle never met -- although they attended the same university a year apart and were fans of each other's stories -- but thanks to ...

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  9. It's a mystery! British Film Institute appeal for lost Sherlock Holmes film shot in SouthportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Southport Visiter

    ... and Laughter was discovered by EYE, the Dutch film archive, earlier this year. It is an adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's story A Study in Scarlet, concerning a fictional murder which takes place on Brigham Young's trek across America with his ...

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  10. Sherlock Holmes is really, really in the public domain - reallyRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Recordpub.com

    ... elements of his stories are in the public domain and, in a strongly worded opinion, criticized the Arthur Conan Doyle estate for its practices. It's the third time an American judge has found in favor of the case brought by Holmes scholar Leslie ...

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  11. Lake Dillon Theatre Company announces 2015 theater seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | The Summit Daily News

    ... by Colorado playwright Steven Dietz and based on the original 1899 play by William Gillette and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Directed by Alleman, this intriguing production explores the mystery and suspense of the world's most famous super sleuth. ...

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  12. Hollywood in the Grove: 4 films and TV shows filmed in Forest GroveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Courier Mailer

    ... world's most private detective" Daryl Zero and Ben Stiller as his assistant, and is loosely based on the Arthur Conan Doyle short story "A Scandal in Bohemia." In 2012, the independent drama, "C.O.G." was shot using many locations in the Willamette ...

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  13. Klinger v. Conan Doyle Estate, Ltd. - USCA, Seventh Circuit, August 4, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | JD Supra

    ... other characters did not infringe copyrights in fictional works featuring Sherlock Holmes published by Arthur Conan Doyle before 1923 (now in the public domain). The Estate had previously obtained a $5,000 license fee from the publisher of Klinger's ...

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  14. Appeal For Clues Over Missing Sherlock FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Sky News

    ... feature film starring Sherlock Holmes, which was released 100 years ago. A Study In Scarlet, based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's book, is about a murder which takes place on Brigham Young's trek across America with his Mormon followers. The 1914 film ...

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  15. .com | My new philosophyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | News24

    ... up and realise if we don't stand for ourselves no one else will. There was a lovely quote made by Sir. Arthur Conan Doyle "Take a community of Dutchmen of the type of those who defended themselves for fifty years against all the power of Spain at a ...

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  16. Can you solve the mystery of the missing Sherlock Holmes film?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Radio Times

    The game is afoot. Sherlock Holmes fans around the world have been asked to turn into detectives themselves in order to track down the first ever feature film starring Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous creation.

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  17. Channel Hopping with Nickie: What you should be watching this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | This Is North Devon

    ... and foreign adventure. His penning of Samuel Johnson's biography pushed the genre forward, and even Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, author of Sherlock Holmes*, made a sneaky reference to Mr Boswell in one of his works (first person to name the title gets a ...

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  18. House in One GIFRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    ... illnesses and a penchant for self-medication. The protagonist is loosely based on the Scottish author Arthur Conan Doyle's fictional detective character Sherlock Holmes. Dr. Gregory House is a highly skilled diagnostician who loves to solve ...

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  19. Series focuses on local authorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Star Tribune

    ... genre ever since his grandmother handed him a copy of "The Hound of the Baskervilles," by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, which is part of the Sherlock Holmes series, when he was 10. Nelson consumed it in two nights. He's currently wrapping up his fourth ...

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  20. King GoshawkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Hilobrow

    ... of genre-shattering writing by Edgar Rice Burroughs , Sax Rohmer , E.E. "Doc" Smith , Jack London , Arthur Conan Doyle , Aldous Huxley , Olaf Stapledon , Karel A apek , H.P. Lovecraft , Charlotte Perkins Gilman , Yevgeny Zamyatin , Philip Gordon ...

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