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PUBLICATION DATE: April 09, 2013 PRODUCT #: W13120-HCB-ENG
The Globe and Mail Cut-and-Paste Plagiarism Scandal case solution
The general public editor of The Globe and Mail, the leading national paper in Canada, confronts a critical ethical scenario. A promoter of media standards has released a website post summarizing allegations of plagiarism against a leading newspaper columnist. Following the launch of the site post, numerous members of the journalism community as well as the general public started remarking on the specific situation. The wide-ranging public editor accounts for carrying on journalistic ethos and for investigating and responding to public problems. She must react to the accusations of plagiarism and confirm the people that powerful ethical standards are upheld by the national paper.