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In the Good Grief Category

Copyright Symbol“Former South Dakota State Rep. Ted Alvin Klaudt — presently serving time for raping his two foster daughters — is sending bizarre ‘copyright notices‘ from prison to news agencies and outlets that use his name in print or online, claiming a ‘common law copyright‘ on his name and demanding $500,000 for any unauthorized use.”

(Via: Rapist ex-lawmaker claims copyright on his name, threatens legal action against anyone who uses it without permission Boing Boing”.)