TITLE

Robert Brown

PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/25/93, Vol. 114 Issue 3, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Supreme Court last week let stand a $4.3 million damage verdict against Robert Brown's magazine, `Soldier of Fortune,' because it ran a `Gun for Hire' classified ad in 1985. A reader hired the mercenary to kill a business partner. The victim's family sued; Brown's publication may go bankrupt.
ACCESSION #
9301200920

 

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