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Judge dismisses Covington Catholic student’s suit against newspaper

Judge dismisses Covington Catholic student’s suit against newspaper

| Carol Zimmermann | July 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

A federal judge July 26 dismissed a $250 million lawsuit against The Washington Post by a Kentucky Catholic high school student, ruling the newspaper’s articles and tweets about the student’s actions after the annual March for Life in January were protected by the First Amendment.

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Washington Post files motion to dismiss Covington student’s lawsuit

Washington Post files motion to dismiss Covington student’s lawsuit

| Carol Zimmermann | April 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Lawyers for The Washington Post filed a motion in federal court April 9 seeking the dismissal of the $250 million defamation lawsuit filed against the newspaper by Nick Sandmann, a student at Kentucky’s Covington Catholic High School.

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Covington Catholic student sues Washington Post for $250 million

Covington Catholic student sues Washington Post for $250 million

| Carol Zimmermann | February 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Catholic high school student at the center of an encounter with a Native American tribal leader in Washington filed a $250 million defamation lawsuit Feb. 19 against The Washington Post claiming the newspaper’s coverage of the incident was biased.

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Cures for ‘chronic news funk’

Cures for ‘chronic news funk’

| Greg Erlandson | May 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

I have been a news junkie almost all my life. I’ve read a daily newspaper since grammar school, progressing from comics to sports to the front page. I was the first one in my family to get up in the morning, so I was the first to fetch the newspaper from the driveway.

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