Here’s the story I used in class from the Las Vegas Review-Journal, where they identified their new owner.
By the way, I forgot to mention that Mike Hengel, former editor of the Review-Journal (he resigned the week after that story), will be speaking at the Manship School next Wednesday. I’ll notify you of his schedule when we know it, but it will probably include a midday speech and Q&A in the Holliday Forum.
Here’s the bogus Edward Clarkin story (because we were pressed for time, I forgot to mention that Elizabeth Gonzalez, the Las Vegas judge criticized in the story, is handling a big case that involved Sheldon Adelson and his casinos).
And here’s the Hartford Courant’s deconstruction of the Clarkin story.
For the best day-in-day-out analysis of this story, check Jay Rosen’s PressThink blog.