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Pearson v. Dodd
Citation:United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia, 1969. 410 F.2d 701.
ProfessorMelissa A. Hale
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On multiple occasions, two former employees of the Plaintiff, U.S. Senator Thomas Dodd, entered the Plaintiff’s office without authority and removed numerous documents from his files without the Plaintiff’s knowledge. The former employees made copies of the documents, replaced the originals, and turned over the copies to one of the Defendants, Jack Anderson, who was aware of how the copies were made and obtained. Anderson, along with the second Defendant, Drew Pearson then published articles containing information taken from these documents.
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