News Junkie Sues Paper Over Reporter Lay-Offs

When newspaper reader Keith Hempstead found out that the paper he had just renewed his subscription to was cutting its staff and its coverage, he didn't just get mad. He filed a lawsuit. Hempstead, a real estate lawyer in Durham, N.C. and former newspaper reporter, alleges that Raleigh-based The News & Observer cheated him and other subscribers by changing its coverage after they signed up for service. "I'm not doing it out of spite, I'm doing it because I still love the newspaper," said...Full Story
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