Sniper Coverage Throughout the three weeks of sniper attacks that terrorized residents of the Washington, D.C., area, an intense media presence both infuriated police investigators and facilitated the capture of the suspects. Host Liane Hansen speaks with Christopher Hanson, professor of journalism ethics at the University of Maryland at College Park, about the responsibilities of newsgathering organizations during investigations.
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Sniper Coverage

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Sniper Coverage

Sniper Coverage

Sniper Coverage

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Throughout the three weeks of sniper attacks that terrorized residents of the Washington, D.C., area, an intense media presence both infuriated police investigators and facilitated the capture of the suspects. Host Liane Hansen speaks with Christopher Hanson, professor of journalism ethics at the University of Maryland at College Park, about the responsibilities of newsgathering organizations during investigations.