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Thread #107784   Message #2237939
Posted By: KB in Iowa
16-Jan-08 - 04:32 PM
Thread Name: Composers 'stealing' folk themes
Subject: RE: Composers 'stealing' folk themes
George Harrison was sued for stealing "He's So Fine" and turning it into "My Sweet Lord"

Harrison lost the suit if I recall correctly. The main melody line is quite similar.