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Academic Honesty

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Plagiarism Scandals

Image of John Walsh from: “John Walsh.” Ballotopedia2014, ballotpedia.org/John_Walsh_(Montana). 

 

  • 2014 ran for Senate  

  • Was found to have plagiarised large parts of his Masters Thesis  

  • Had to pull out of Senate election race 

  • Masters was rescinded by Army War College 

(Bailey) 

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Image from: Costa, Robert, et al. “Melania Trump's Apparent Plagiarism Caps Difficult Start to GOP Convention.” The Washington Post, WP Company, 19 July 2016, www.washingtonpost.com/politics/melania-trumps-apparent-plagiarism-caps-difficult-start-to-gop-convention/2016/07/19/b7bb509a-4dbc-11e6-aa14-e0c1087f7583_story.html?utm_term=.27a8fd500e6f.