"Responsible" Journalism

Introduction: A meeting place for law and ethics

Grant v. Torstar: the birth of "PIRC"

The Elements of "PIRC"

The Discipline of Verification


Weighing Competing Claims

Independence in Reporting

The Idea of "Balance"

Story Selection and Editing

Future pages
  • Assessing public interest
  • A right to reputation?


Supporting Material

The Public Interest

Subjects' Rights

What is news?

Reporters's Methods

Where's the Truth?

Sources' Rights