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DA probes circulation at The News
The Dallas Morning News ^ | April, 22, 2005 | DAVID McPHERSON

Posted on 04/22/2005 3:41:34 AM PDT by abb

Belo vows to cooperate as a grand jury looks into overstatement case

Dallas County prosecutors are investigating whether criminal charges should be brought in connection with last year's disclosure of inflated circulation at The Dallas Morning News.

Belo Corp., owner of The News, said Thursday that it received a subpoena this week from the Dallas County district attorney's office. The subpoena seeks "documents related to the previously announced circulation overstatement" at the newspaper, Belo said in a statement announcing its first-quarter earnings.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: belo; circulation; dallasmorningnews; newspaper

1 posted on 04/22/2005 3:41:35 AM PDT by abb
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Back when Dallas had two newspapers every day, we seemed to get some pretty fair reporting. The DMN has gone so far left over the past 8-10 yrs that it's been almost breath-taking.

It's no wonder they have to inflate their numbers.

2 posted on 04/22/2005 5:56:08 AM PDT by basil (Exercise your Second Amendment--buy another gun today!)
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