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Appellate brief (1994) for CBS in Alar Case

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Format:
Report
Publication Date:
1994
URL:
http://www.cspinet.org/foodspeak/laws/cbsbrief.htm
Published:
USA
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois Box: 151
Subject Term:
accuracy, broadcasts, chemicals, coverage, fruit, pesticides, reporting, risk communication, television programming, environmental journalism, apples, bias
Notes:
Retrieved July 7, 2006, 17 pages., Brief presented by the Appellees (CBS, et al) in the 1994 Alar case in which Washington State apple growers sued CBS television network for airing a "60 Minutes" program indicating that Alar, a chemical sprayed on apples, had been found to be a potent carcinogen especially dangerous to children.