Challenge to Google Books Is Declined by Supreme Court
Source: New York Times
Author: ADAM LIPTAK and ALEXANDRA ALTER
Excerpt: WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday refused to revive a challenge to Google’s digital library of millions of books, turning down an appeal from authors who said the project amounted to copyright infringement on a mass scale.
The Supreme Court’s brief order left in place an appeals court decision that the project was a “fair use” of the authors’ work, ending a legal saga that had lasted more than a decade.
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