Even a newspaper is bound by false-advertising laws. If they advertise that they print "all the news fit to print", and in practice are clearly doing otherwise, they're liable.
You have a better suggestion? Shall we simply whine endlessly about their malfeasance, or shall we do something substantial about it?
Liable for what? What defines whether they are "doing otherwise"?
You have a better suggestion?
Do I have a better suggestion for what? The law?
Shall we simply whine endlessly about their malfeasance, or shall we do something substantial about it?
1)Stop buying and advertising in any paper you don't like.
2)Try to get as many people to do the same.
3)Start an alternative paper/network and counter the BS.
Suing them for frivilous stuff is NOT substantial and definitely not productive. You won't find a good attorney to take a case he knows he might sanctioned in.