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Nevada Reporters Investigate Owner of Their Newspaper Sheldon Adelson

Published on 07/18/19 / In News & Politics

The staff of a Nevada paper, the Las Vegas Review-Journal, are not happy with their new owner, Sheldon Adelson. When Adelson bought the paper he refused to disclose his identity, leading the staff to tweet out the Society of Professional Journalists ethics code about "transparency." Because of this secrecy, the journalists started investigating the motives behind the paper's mysterious sale to a billionaire casino magnate. One incident, where they were told by their publisher to drop everything and spend two weeks watching the every move of three county judges became very suspicious when, according to the Review Journal, one of those judges was found to be presiding over a long-running lawsuit against Adelson


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