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GOP group leaked Walsh plagiarism news to New York Times

GOP group leaked Walsh plagiarism news to New York Times

HELENA — The National Republican Senatorial Committee leaked to the New York Times an analysis showing that Sen. John Walsh had plagiarized much of his final paper at the Army War College, according to a report Thursday by Politico.

October 30, 2014 7:00 pm Related Loading…
Sen. Walsh looks back, and to the future – and says he has `no regrets’

Sen. Walsh looks back, and to the future – and says he has `no regrets’

HELENA — As John Walsh looks toward his final weeks as a U.S. senator, he says he has “no regrets” about his aborted run as Senate candidate — and that he still has some work to do as an officeholder.

October 19, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Dems set Senate nominating meeting for Aug. 16 in Helena

Dems set Senate nominating meeting for Aug. 16 in Helena

HELENA — The Montana Democratic Party has scheduled a nominating convention to choose a new U.S. Senate candidate for Aug. 16 in Helena.

August 08, 2014 6:45 pmLoading…
Walsh: Voters should look at entire record

Walsh: Voters should look at entire record

Attempting to move beyond the plagiarism scandal that’s engulfed his campaign, U.S. Sen. John Walsh, D-Mont., said Tuesday he’s hopeful voters will consider his entire career.

July 29, 2014 9:00 pmLoading…
Defense Department to oversee plagiarism investigation of Walsh

Defense Department to oversee plagiarism investigation of Walsh

HELENA — The Department of Defense has taken the unusual step of overseeing a plagiarism investigation being conducted by the U.S. Army War College against Sen. John Walsh of Montana, the college’s provost said Tuesday.

July 29, 2014 1:51 pmLoading…
Veterans' response to senator's PTSD remarks mixed

Veterans' response to senator's PTSD remarks mixed

HELENA — The talk in American Legion and Veterans of Foreign War halls and barrooms across Montana has been about Sen. John Walsh since the Democrat linked a cribbed research project he wrote in 2007 to post-traumatic stress disorder.

July 26, 2014 8:16 pmLoading…
Walsh says he was being treated for PTSD when he plagiarized paper

Walsh says he was being treated for PTSD when he plagiarized paper

HELENA — The New York Times reported Wednesday that Montana’s newest senator, Democrat John Walsh, plagiarized large portions of his final paper submitted for his 2007 master’s degree at the U.S. Army War College.

July 23, 2014 2:20 pm Video Related Loading…
Lenington responds to accusations of plagiarism, misuse of county email in another letter

Lenington responds to accusations of plagiarism, misuse of county email in another letter

Max Lenington, the Yellowstone County treasurer, assessor and county superintendent of schools, sent a letter to The Billings Gazette Tuesday, asserting that he is “required to send and receive politically-charged emails” and that he has sometimes used his office "as a ‘bully pulpit’ to effe…

August 30, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…
More possible plagiarism surfaces; county official’s actions under legal review

More possible plagiarism surfaces; county official’s actions under legal review

A longtime Yellowstone County official accused of plagiarizing an anti-Obama editorial in a letter to the editor he submitted to The Billings Gazette also may have plagiarized a petition to impeach the president in another letter to the editor published in June.

August 26, 2013 6:10 pmLoading…
Yellowstone County official accused of plagiarizing anti-Obama editorial

Yellowstone County official accused of plagiarizing anti-Obama editorial

A Sunday letter to the editor in The Gazette titled “Why I hate Barack and Michelle Obama” — submitted by the Yellowstone County treasurer, assessor and county superintendent of schools — is a work of plagiarism, according to a syndicated conservative pundit who says his words were stolen.

August 26, 2013 12:15 am Related Loading…

Montana school superintendent apologizes for plagiarism

FLORENCE — The superintendent of a Western Montana school district has apologized for plagiarizing a column written by a Georgia school official concerning school safety following the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Connecticut.

February 10, 2013 6:14 amLoading…
Guest opinion: Essay mills — a lesson on cheating

Guest opinion: Essay mills — a lesson on cheating

Sometimes as I decide what kind of papers to assign to my students, I worry about essay mills, companies whose sole purpose is to generate essays for high school and college students (in exchange for a fee, of course).

June 23, 2012 12:10 amLoading…

Montana Tech cracks down on cheating

BUTTE - An increasing number of Montana Tech students coming forward to report they are fed up with cheating by fellow students has prompted the school to crack down on the problem, the vice chancellor for academic affairs says.

February 06, 2011 3:10 pmLoading…

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