What is the responsibility of the media in the age of the 24-hour news cycle and the internet? At the very least, news organizations have a responsibility to be accurate in the way they describe criminal investigations, charges, and outcomes. Failure to do so can haunt the subjects of their stories for the rest of their lives. Here is one such example featuring a Dane County man who was unfairly and inaccurately labeled by the media.
11 May 2022