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Other libel judgments against the media

February 19, 2005

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Feb. 9, 2005 $2.1 million jury award upheld against The Boston Globe for coverage of a fatal overdose at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in 1994 that Dr. Lois Ayash said defamed her. The Globe refused to reveal confidential sources it used in its reporting, prompting a Superior Court judge in 2001 to rule that Ayash's claim of libel would stand by ... (Full article: 303 words)

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