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CNN Evening News for Friday, Jun 19, 1998
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(New York: Peg Tyre) Resignation of "Boston Globe" columnist Patricia Smith after reports of fabricated stories featured; recent reports of fabrication by another journalist, "New Republic" columnist Stephen Glass, mentioned. [SMITH - talks about controversies she started.] ["Columbia Journalism Review" Mike HOYT - says there are bad examples in every field.] ["Washington Post" Howard KURTZ - calls fabrication a "cardinal sin".]

Reporter(s):
Tyre, Peg;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:02:20

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