Anatomy of a Lie
Former managing editor says owner faked stories at the Tri-State Defender.
April 25, 2003 at 4:00AM
Plagiarism at the Tri-State Defender was much more extensive and, at times, malicious than we reported last week, according to additional research and interviews with former staff members. And the former managing editor, Virginia Porter, said it was carried out by the African-American newspaper's current owner, Tom Picou, using the aliases Larry Reeves and Reginold Bundy.