NY Post Must Reveal Editorial Decisions In Bias Suit

Law360, New York (July 2, 2012, 5:58 PM EDT) -- The New York Post cannot use “editorial privilege” to block an inquiry into its decisions to publish a political cartoon of President Barack Obama as a chimpanzee and photos of a nude man during its coverage of former New Jersey Gov. James McGreevey's divorce, which an ex-employee says bolster her claims of bias, a federal judge ruled Friday.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Ronald Ellis denied the newspaper’s motion to prohibit plaintiff Sandra Guzman from seeking discovery over the decision to publish the offending images, concluding that discussions...
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Case Title

Guzman v. News Corporation et al


Case Number

1:09-cv-09323

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs

Judge

Lorna G. Schofield

Date Filed

November 8, 2009

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