German court: Jesus doesn’t deserve copyright protection

By Techdirt
Saturday, May 17, 2014 8:55 EDT
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German Court: Jesus Doesn’t Deserve Copyright Protection (via Techdirt)

The initial copyright on a work is supposed to be bestowed upon the person who added that creative element that made it subject to copyright. For example, if you were to dictate a new novel, you should still get the copyright, rather than the stenographer…

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