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Journalistic Ethics

Clip: Season 8 | 2m 35s

Judith Miller, a reporter for THE NEW YORK TIMES, went to jail rather than reveal to a federal grand jury the names of sources she had promised to keep confidential. Bob Abernethy discusses the moral arguments of that case with Deborah Potter, a former network news correspondent who now teaches newsroom ethics.

Aired: 07/07/05

Rating: NR

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