February 6, 2023

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Taiwan novelist sues mainland scriptwriter for plagiarism

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Popular Taiwanese romance novelist Chiung Yao pressedcharges on Tuesday against mainland scriptwriter Yu Zheng andfive television companies over alleged plagiarization of herworks.

According to the No. 3 Intermediate People’s Court of Beijing,Chiung Yao claimed that the plot of TV series “The Palace: TheLost Daughter” has been almost completely copied withoutpermission from her novel “Mei Hua Lao” (Plum Blossom Scar).

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