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Judges May Not Be Buying That ‘Stairway’ Needs New Trial

A group of federal judges aren't sure all that glitters is gold, and they don't seem to be buying that a new trial is necessary in the copyright fight over the Led Zeppelin song, "Stairway to Heaven." "You've got to get your sound recording in to win, don't...
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New Trial Ordered in ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Copyright Lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO — A U.S. appeals court on Friday ordered a new trial in a lawsuit accusing Led Zeppelin of copying an obscure 1960s instrumental for the intro to its classic 1971 rock anthem "Stairway to Heaven." A federal court jury in Los Angeles two years ...