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Rule "(c) instead of ©"

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Description: (c) instead of ©
Message: Would you like to use the symbol © instead?
Category: Typography (ID: TYPOGRAPHY)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • Copyright (C) Joanna Bator, 2012
    Correction suggestion: ©
  • Copyright (C) 2010 The Estate of Ezra Pound
    Correction suggestion: ©
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • This is a list: (a) item, (b) 2 items, (c) 2014 items.
  • (c) Item three
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: COPYRIGHT [1]
Version: 5.9-SNAPSHOT (2022-08-11 20:33:03 +0000)