May 12, 2014
Federal Judge Dismisses Libel Suit Brought By Coal CEO Robert Murray: The Opinion
This morning, United States District Judge Gregory L. Frost dismissed a defamation lawsuit filed by Robert Murray, CEO of coal company Murray Energy, against blogger Mike Stark and the Huffington Post. Some reporting on the case is here and here. Stark was represented by the ACLU of Ohio and me. Below I’ve posted Judge Frost’s decision and the papers filed by both sides in the case.
Judge Frost’s Decision Granting Motions to Dismiss
Mike Stark’s Motion to Dismiss
Huffington Post’s Motion to Dismiss
Murray’s Opposition to Stark Motion to Dismiss
Murray’s Opposition to Huffington Post’s Motion to Dismiss