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Another Code To Crack In "Da Vinci" Case

Law360 (April 27, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Three weeks after the high-stakes battle over Dan Brown’s “The Da Vinci Code” had presumably come to an end, a lawyer’s discovery this week that the judge who presided over the case encrypted his own secret code into the text of the ruling has prompted a new wave of legal fervor.

The 71-page ruling, which was handed down on April 7 in a British High Court by Justice Peter Smith, contains seemingly random italicized letters that spell out an as-yet decoded phrase, according to lawyer Dan...
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