Local California News Site Sues County Sheriff
Posted: 1/14/2013  |  By: Hazel Sheffield | Columbia Journalism Review
A local news site in Lake County, CA, is suing the sheriff there for discrimination. Elizabeth Larson and John Jensen, who started Lake County News in 2006, allege that Sheriff Frank Rivero is retaliating against them for publishing ‘unfavorable’ articles by witholding public information.