Archive for Judaic studies

Case spotlights Dead Sea Scrolls, fake e-mails

Posted in Legal issues with tags , on 15 November 2009 by Steve

USA“Students and university officials started getting e-mails last year in which a prominent Judaic studies scholar seemed to make a startling confession: he had committed plagiarism. The messages, it turned out, were a hoax. Prosecutors filed criminal charges in New York, saying a lawyer sent the messages to tarnish the professor, his father’s rival …” (more)

[Jennifer Peltz, University World News, 15 November]