The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #32395   Message #425567
Posted By: SeanM
25-Mar-01 - 11:15 PM
Thread Name: copyright - Burning Times
Subject: RE: copyright - Burning Times
Actually, according to the Supreme Court, parody is a constitutionally protected form of free speech and thus not a copyright issue. This was decided a few years back...

It IS considered polite to get the parodied artists' blessing, but not necessary.