Expedited Appeal Rejected In Inquirer Editor Firing Row

Law360, Philadelphia (December 6, 2013, 5:20 PM EST) -- The Pennsylvania Superior Court said Friday it would not allow an expedited appeal of a decision reinstating Philadelphia Inquirer’s top editor after ruling that he’d been fired in violation of a governance agreement giving control over personnel moves to the owners of the paper’s parent company.

While the court axed an expedited appeal requested by the majority owners of Interstate General Media Holdings LLC, who are challenging a decision by a Philadelphia County judge reinstating Pulitzer Prize-winning editor Bill Marimow to his post following a heated...
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