County Judge Rules That Los Angeles Times Journalists Do Not Have to Reveal Sources.

Position:LEGAL BRIEFS - Mary Strobel

As reported by the Los Angeles Times, a Los Angeles County judge ruled in late June that Times reporters did not have to disclose the identity of sources or other unpublished information to county attorneys. Superior Court Judge Mary Strobel's decision ended the latest dispute in the ongoing lawsuit originally filed last year when the newspaper sought records involving prosecutors and other employees of the district attorney's office who have been disciplined for sexual harassment or misconduct. The Times claimed that the county had demanded...

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