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The Problem with Press Release Plagiarism

[#item_title] In the summer of 2011, the subject of press release plagiarism became the center of a journalism ethics debate as Kansas City Star reporter Steve Penn was fired for repeated instances of using press release content without citation[1]. A year later, just after the Jonah Lehrer scandal broke[2], Penn sued his former employer for defamation[3] saying that using press...

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The growth of the science PR industry has resulted in an overly exaggerated presentation of research findings.

[#item_title] Science journalism is not immune to the budget crisis facing newsrooms more widely. With smaller staffs and tighter budgets, more science reporting is being done through press releases, many of which tend to exaggerate original research. Alasdair Taylor highlights some current research on the communication of research findings. Even in the BBC up to 75% of science stories were sourced directly from...

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