Court Files Code with 'Da Vinci' Ruling
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A few weeks ago, we told you of a British court ruling in favor of Dan Brown. The author of The Da Vinci Code was cleared of copyright infringement. Now, it turns out that the judge inserted a secret code into the text of his Da Vinci Code ruling. Lawyers have been trying to figure out the meaning of little italic characters in the more than 70-page document. Judge Peter Smith says he's allowed to have fun, and he declines to reveal what message says.
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