Student finds term paper for sale online
Blue Macellari wrote the term paper back in 1999 while studying abroad, so the Duke University graduate student didn't understand why it was found on someone else's Web site -- or why it was for sale.
Now, she's suing the operator of Web sites where she said her paper was offered for sale. She is seeking more than $100,000 for copyright infringement, invasion of privacy and damage to her reputation.
"They were pushing it, using it, making copies of it without authorization," said Macellari's attorney, Evan Andrew Parke.