Reckless Disregard: Westmoreland v. CBS et al.; Sharon v. Time #2020

Reckless Disregard: Westmoreland v. CBS et al.; Sharon v. Time By Renata Adler Reckless Disregard Westmoreland v CBS et al Sharon v Time Renata Adler reports on two of the most talked about trials in recent legal history Sharon vs Time and Westland vs CBS and through a meticulously researched account of both libel suits paints an ast
  • Title: Reckless Disregard: Westmoreland v. CBS et al.; Sharon v. Time
  • Author: Renata Adler
  • ISBN: 9780394527512
  • Page: 322
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Reckless Disregard: Westmoreland v. CBS et al.; Sharon v. Time By Renata Adler
    Reckless Disregard: Westmoreland v. CBS et al.; Sharon v. Time By Renata Adler Renata Adler reports on two of the most talked about trials in recent legal history Sharon vs Time and Westland vs CBS and, through a meticulously researched account of both libel suits, paints an astonishing portrait of the vanity and folly of America s legal and journalistic establishments.
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    • Renata Adler

      Born in Milan, Italy, Adler grew up in Danbury, Connecticut after her parents had fled Nazi Germany in 1933 After attending Bryn Mawr, The Sorbonne, and Harvard, she became a staff writer reporter for The New Yorker She later received her J.D from Yale Law School, and an Honorary Doctorate of Laws from Georgetown University.Adler s essays and articles have been collected in Toward a Radical Middle 1969 and A Year in the Dark 1970 , Reckless Disregard 1986 , and Canaries in the Mineshaft 2001 Renata Adler is also the author of two successful novels Speedboat 1976 and Pitch Dark 1983 Both novels are composed of seemingly unconnected passages that challenge readers to find meaning Like her nonfiction, Adler s novels examine the issues and s of contemporary life.In 1987, Adler was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters That same year, she received an honorary doctorate from Georgetown University Her Letter from Selma has been published in the Library of America volume of Civil Rights Reporting An essay from her tenure as film critic of The New York Times is included in the Library of America volume of American Film Criticism In 2004, she served as a Media Fellow at Stanford s Hoover Institute.

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    • In 1984 85, New Yorker reporter Renata Adler attended, and covered for the magazine, two concurrent civil trials in Manhattan federal court General William Westland s suit against CBS for a 60 Minutes special program asserting that he had conspired to conceal or lie about enemy troop strength in Vietnam, and Ariel Sharon s suit against Time for an article claiming he had discussed with Lebanese Christian Phalangists the need to take revenge for Bashir Gemayel s assassination, shortly before the [...]



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