The beef with Oprah

February 1998
Christian Science Monitor;2/2/98, Vol. 90 Issue 46, p12
Opinion. Looks at the food disparagement suit that was filed against Oprah Winfrey by the beef industry in Texas. Questions about the merits of disparagement laws; Details of the incident in which Oprah is said to have spoken disparagingly of beef; The burden of proof that the plaintiffs are faced with; The hope that the telecommunications industry will be pushed toward more ethical behavior because of the trial.


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