Broken Promise: Breaching a reporter-source confidence

TitleBroken Promise: Breaching a reporter-source confidence
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication1989
AuthorsPeyser, A
PublisherIndiana University School of Journalism
Publication Languageeng
AbstractWhen covering a highly-publicized struggle about a 5-year old girl trying to enter the public school system, a journalist is forced to break a promise to the child's mother and reveal the child's identity.
NotesFineLine: The Newsletter On Journalism Ethics, vol. 1, no. 5 (July 1989), p. 5.
URLhttp://journalism.indiana.edu/resources/ethics/handling-sources/broken-promise/
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