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LA Times Wins Lawsuit Against Former Freelancer

The California Court of Appeal affirmed dismissal of claims by Frederick Theodore Rall III, a political cartoonist and blogger for the paper, of defamation and employment-related claims against the Times. brought claims for defamation, wrongful termination, intentional infliction of emotion distress, and retaliation, among others, stemming from the Times’ decision to disassociate itself with Rall and issue a “note to readers,” questioning the accuracy of a blog post in which Rall described an interaction with police in which he claimed he had been handcuffed, thrown up against a wall, and that resulted in his ID being thrown into the …

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