Former Roanoke Times Sportswriter Files Counterclaim Against Parent Company.

Position:LEGAL BRIEFS - Andy Bitter - Brief article

According to the Roanoke (Va.) Times, Andy Bitter, who covered Virginia Tech football for the publication, has countersued the newspaper's parent company, BH Media Group. Bitter claims he was defamed in a Times' story published on Aug. 7 about the media group's lawsuit against him regarding a disputed Twitter account. In the article, the Times stated that the company gave Bitter the login for the account, but Bitter claims that was a false statement and that it was actually given to him by the former Tech beat writer who created the account...

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