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Report: McInnis Offers Private Apology To Judge Over Apparent Plagiarism


According to the AP, McInnis, who's running for governor, has no plans to issue a public apology over the incident.

"It was completely regrettable and should have been footnoted," McInnis spokesperson Sean Duffy told the AP, blaming the mistakes on a research assistant.

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