WHAT CODE OF ETHICS
DO YOU FOLLOW, HAWKES?
From the LNP story by Jeff Hawkes, “Arrests for misdemeanors live forever on the internet. Should they?”
Well look at that! Hawkes actually knows journalists have ethics codes and he quotes from the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ)! I’ve also quoted from it often on this site.
Is that the one LNP uses, Hawkes? Because if it is you are breaking it every single day. Well, actually, you are breaking every journalism code of ethics in this country every single day!
From the SPJ Code of Ethics (click here):
There will be more shortly.
I am still in shock over yesterday’s disgusting LNP article. They have now deleted and closed the comments under the article because the truth was coming out!
LNP reporter Lindsey Blest – leave LNP as soon as you possibly can! They have already taken a young woman straight from college and taught her not to questions the police or DA. Now they are teaching you that sexually abusing children is okay and not to thoroughly investigate a story. Run away just as fast as you can.
They deleted this comment from Gregory Dow’s ex-wife that was briefly under the story on Lancaster Online and I am publishing it here: