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Carlos Pedraza [Fair Use Analysis] corrects citations year
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 As he did in his May order denying the defense'​s motion to dismiss the case, Klausner snuck several Star Trek references into his ruling: As he did in his May order denying the defense'​s motion to dismiss the case, Klausner snuck several Star Trek references into his ruling:
  
-> Like many other Star Trek fans, Peters wants to make his own Star Trek production. However, <wrap hi>going where no man has gone before</​wrap>​ in producing Star Trek fan films, Defendants sought to make “a professional production,​” “with a fully professional crew, many of whom have worked on Star Trek itself,” and raised over a million dollars on crowdsourcing websites Kickstarter and Indiegogo to fund their projects.((Judge R. Gary Klausner, Order Re: Plaintiffs’ Motion for Partial Summary Judgment and Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment, Docket 163, p. 2, 1/4/16.))+> Like many other Star Trek fans, Peters wants to make his own Star Trek production. However, <wrap hi>going where no man has gone before</​wrap>​ in producing Star Trek fan films, Defendants sought to make “a professional production,​” “with a fully professional crew, many of whom have worked on Star Trek itself,” and raised over a million dollars on crowdsourcing websites Kickstarter and Indiegogo to fund their projects.((Judge R. Gary Klausner, Order Re: Plaintiffs’ Motion for Partial Summary Judgment and Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment, Docket 163, p. 2, 1/4/17.))
  
 Also: Also:
  
-> There is no dispute that Plaintiffs have ownership of caopyrights to the Star Trek Copyrighted Works, and that Defendants have access to these Works. Thus, <wrap hi>the copyright infringement claim can live long and prosper if the Axanar Works are substantially similar to the Star Trek Copyrighted Works</​wrap>​.((Judge R. Gary Klausner, Order Re: Plaintiffs’ Motion for Partial Summary Judgment and Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment, Docket 163, p. 4, 1/4/16.))+> There is no dispute that Plaintiffs have ownership of caopyrights to the Star Trek Copyrighted Works, and that Defendants have access to these Works. Thus, <wrap hi>the copyright infringement claim can live long and prosper if the Axanar Works are substantially similar to the Star Trek Copyrighted Works</​wrap>​.((Judge R. Gary Klausner, Order Re: Plaintiffs’ Motion for Partial Summary Judgment and Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment, Docket 163, p. 4, 1/4/17.))
  
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-> Peters “was interested in creating alternative ways for fans to view Star Trek” – the <wrap hi>way to Eden</​wrap>​ perhaps.((Judge R. Gary Klausner, Order Re: Plaintiffs’ Motion for Partial Summary Judgment and Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment, Docket 163, p. 13, 1/4/16.))+> Peters “was interested in creating alternative ways for fans to view Star Trek” – the <wrap hi>way to Eden</​wrap>​ perhaps.((Judge R. Gary Klausner, Order Re: Plaintiffs’ Motion for Partial Summary Judgment and Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment, Docket 163, p. 13, 1/4/17.))
  
 Also, from the episode, "A Taste of Armageddon":​ Also, from the episode, "A Taste of Armageddon":​
  
-> <wrap hi>​Sometimes a feeling is all we humans have to go on</​wrap>​. But for substantial similarity, the law demands more. ((Judge R. Gary Klausner, Order Re: Plaintiffs’ Motion for Partial Summary Judgment and Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment, Docket 163, p. 4, 1/4/16.)) \\+> <wrap hi>​Sometimes a feeling is all we humans have to go on</​wrap>​. But for substantial similarity, the law demands more. ((Judge R. Gary Klausner, Order Re: Plaintiffs’ Motion for Partial Summary Judgment and Defendants’ Motion for Summary Judgment, Docket 163, p. 4, 1/4/17.)) \\
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