Controversial Coolmore writer in copyright row with author

Muriel Lennox says passages were copied from her book 'word for word'

24th April, 2016
Coolmore Stud in Co Tipperary

Muriel Lennox, the best-selling author of Northern Dancer: The Legend and his Legacy, has accused Will Jones, the author of a controversial book about John Magnier’s Coolmore Stud, of plagiarism.

Lennox, an award-winning journalist, told The Sunday Business Post: “Much of the parts on Northern Dancer and Nureyev were lifted straight off the pages of my book. Copied word for word,” she said. Lennox said she believed that Jones was guilty of “countless...

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