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Slate retracts story it says didn’t meet verification, fairness standards

Poynter. – 2012-03-02

Hat tip to the folks at the great Retraction Watch blog for spotting this notable Slate retraction from Wednesday night: On Feb. 17, 2012, Slate published an article titled “The Celltex Affair: An Ethics Scandal Strikes the World of Bioethics.” Because… Read more
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As markets fall, Slate editors push ahead with business site

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Penguin Development Group Quietly Pads Slate

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