Tag Archives: libel

Student scores $5M verdict against newspaper

Virginia high school student Patrick Bristol told a reporter for The Virginian-Pilot that fellow student Kevin Webb routinely shoved and taunted him at school. The Pilot reported that allegation as fact, an assertion that Webb denied before jury.

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Doctor wins $10M libel case

A Florida jury on Friday sided with a Tampa Bay doctor in a libel suit against Times Publishing Co., the parent company of the St. Petersburg Times.

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