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Blogger Fined $60K For Telling the Truth

March 14th, 2011 03:39 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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jfruhlinger writes “‘Johnny Northside,’ a Minneapolis blogger with less than 500 readers a day, revealed that a University of Minnesota researcher studying mortgage fraud had been involved in a fraudulent mortgage himself; the blog post was at least partially responsible for the researcher losing his job. The researcher then sued the blogger and won — despite the blogger having his facts straight. Johnny Northside plans to appeal the verdict.”

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