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    sebastianguy99

    does not protect the press from charges of libel or slander, however.

    The danger they run into with confidential sources giving them bogus information is that if somebody else is harmed as a result of stories based on bogus information, they can get sued.

    28, white male, TX-26 (current), TN-09 (born), TN-08 (where parents live now)

    by TDDVandy on Fri May 17, 2013 at 03:07:46 PM PDT

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