Boston Jury Awards $2.1 Million to Judge in Libel Case A jury in Boston awards $2.1 million to a Massachusetts judge who accused the Boston Herald of libel. Superior Court Judge Ernest Murphy says the paper attributed false and misleading quotes to him, destroying his career and his health.
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Boston Jury Awards $2.1 Million to Judge in Libel Case

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Boston Jury Awards $2.1 Million to Judge in Libel Case

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A jury in Boston awards $2.1 million to a Massachusetts judge who accused the Boston Herald of libel. Superior Court Judge Ernest Murphy says the paper attributed false and misleading quotes to him, destroying his career and his health.