The New Era - All about Sweet Home since 1929

'Citizen journalist' jury verdict could impact all of us – negatively


November 20, 2019

For those not on the extremes of the abortion issue, last week’s jury verdict finding two “citizen journalists” liable for $2.3 million in damages to Planned Parenthood may not have have created too much of a ripple.

But for those who care about what’s right and what’s true, this Judgment Day wasn’t a good one.

Most of us are probably aware of at least the basic details of how anti-abortion activists Sandra Merritt and David Daleiden secretly recorded videos in 2015 purporting to show that Planned Parenthood workers were agreeing to sell fetal tissue for profit, a practice the...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 10/18/2021 12:11