Led Zeppelin Cleared Of Plagiarism ChargesBy Emily Kaiser | June 23, 2016
A Los Angeles jury just showed Led Zeppelin a whole lot of love.
BREAKING: StairwayToHeaven found not to have infringed! Verdict is in!!! Unanimous!— Pamela Chelin (@PamelaChelin) June 23, 2016
On Thursday, the band won a high-profile copyright trial over whether it plagiarized "Stairway to Heaven." The band Spirit accused Led Zeppelin of ripping off the instrumental song "Taurus."