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Friday Factoid: Lawsuit filed for Stairway to Heaven

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On May 31, 2014, the Trustee for the Estate of Randy Craig Wolfe (the lead singer for the rock group Spirit) filed a copyright lawsuit claiming that Led Zeppelin’s Stairway to Heaven (which was released in 1971) infringes upon Spirit’s Taurus (which was released in 1968). 

Source: Hollywood Reporter

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