From Boardroom to Courtroom to Newsroom: The Media and the Corporate Governance Scandals* by ProQuest

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  From Boardroom to Courtroom to Newsroom: The Media
        and the Corporate Governance Scandals*

                                        Kathleen F. Brickey**

                            The first trial is always in the court of public opinion.1

   I. INTRODUCTION ........................................................................................................ 625 
  II. JURIES, THE MEDIA, AND THE COURTS .................................................................... 629 
     A. Mistrial by Media: The Tyco Trial ..................................................................... 629 
     B. Trial Without Media: The ImClone Trial ........................................................... 632 
     C. Implications for the Future................................................................................. 635 
 III. THE MEDIA AS PUBLIC RELATIONS MACHINES ....................................................... 636 
     A. The Demon Card: The Andersen and Enron Trials ............................................ 637 
     B. The Race and Religion Card: The HealthSouth Trial......................................... 643 
IV. PRAISE OR BLAME?.................................................................................................. 652 
APPENDIX A: TRADITIONAL PRINT SOURCE COVERAGE ................................................. 654 
APPENDIX B: THE CHANGING FACE OF MEDIA COVERAGE .......................
								
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