Maryland jury jars watchdogs

Strupp, Joe
April 2000
Editor & Publisher;04/24/2000, Vol. 133 Issue 17, p5
Trade Publication
Focuses on a Maryland jury's decision to award money to a politician who claimed newspaper `The Capital' libeled him. Lawsuit brought by failed state's attorney candidate, John Greiber; Testimony of former reporter Melinda Rice; Newsroom comment by Managing Editor Thomas Marquadt; Failure to distinguish between comments in an editorial and those in a news article.


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