Baker & Hostetler Team Helps Filmmaker Burns Fend Off City's Subpoena

, New York Law Journal


Outtakes from a controversial documentary about five men who are suing New York City claiming they were wrongfully imprisoned for the 1989 Central Park jogger attack are protected by the reporter's qualified privilege under federal common law, Southern District Magistrate Judge Ronald Ellis ruled yesterday.

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