Did Robin Thicke steal ‘Blurred Lines’ from Marvin Gaye?

[edit: update 12 March 2015] The case has now been resolved, and the jury found in the Gayes’ favour, despite the copying not being exact and the musical elements dissimilar, as my original February 2014 post (below) argues. In an interview with the Hollywood Reporter, Richard Busch, the Gaye family lawyer, describes how the Thicke side’s hubris … Continue reading Did Robin Thicke steal ‘Blurred Lines’ from Marvin Gaye?