Reckless disregard: Westmoreland v. CBS et al., Sharon v. Time

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Knopf, Oct 12, 1986 - Law - 243 pages
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A trained lawyer who served with the House Judiciary Committee during the Watergate investigation and a respected critic, Adler analyzes the libel cases of Sharon vs. "Time" and Westmoreland vs. CBS

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Reckless disregard: Westmoreland v. CBS et al., Sharon v. Time

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An extraordinary coincidence occurred recently when two major libel cases involving famous military men and the American pressU.S. General William Westmoreland versus CBS and Israeli General Ariel ... Read full review

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Is this a standard text for First Amendment/trial law/journalism students? It should be. Read full review


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Renata Adler is a former staff writer for The New Yorker and is the author of Canaries in the Mineshaft, Pitch Dark, and Reckless Disregard. She was one of the first female journalists to cover the war in Vietnam. She was an advisor to House Speaker Peter Rodino on the Watergate committee and is a professor at Boston University. She lives in Boston, Massachusetts.

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