TITLE

Jailings ordered in Jewell case

AUTHOR(S)
Mostafa, Karim
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Editor & Publisher;06/05/99, Vol. 132 Issue 23, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a court decision ordering the imprisonment of `Atlanta Journal-Constitution' reporters Kathy Scruggs and Ron Martz for their refusal to reveal the sources used in a story on bombing suspect Richard Jewell. Jewell's involvement in 1996 Olympic Games bombing in Atlanta, Georgia; Libel suit filed by Jewell against the newspaper for alleged false and defamatory articles.
ACCESSION #
1997150

 

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