Reaction: "Mysteries Behind Story's Publication" - Douglas Frantz - The New York Times

Reaction: "Mysteries Behind Story's Publication" - Douglas Frantz - The New York Times

by: Douglas Frantz | publication date: July 17, 1998 | Publication: The New York Times |

". . .Even as intriguing new details of the case emerged in interviews this week, many mysteries remained. One is whether the settlement was made because the newspaper questioned the accuracy of the articles or because the voice mail messages were stolen by its reporter. What is also unclear is how, if he did steal the information, Mr. Gallagher, 40, got the code words for so many voice mail boxes and whether he had inside help. . ."

Aftermath of Cincinnati Enquirers' expose of Chiquita Banana and reporter Mike Gallagher.

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