An advertisement – nearly 60 years ago – set in motion a landmark Supreme Court ruling that protects the free press from libel abuse.
Ph.D. Associate Professor and Graduate Director at E.W. Scripps School of Journalism Ohio University
Dr. Aimee Edmondson is author of “In Sullivan’s Shadow: The Use and Abuse of Libel Law During the Civil Rights Movement,” published August 2. She is associate professor at the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism, Ohio University. Follow her @ProfEdmondson
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