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State news in brief for Friday, Nov. 22

...sentenced to three years in prison on sex trafficking and prostitution charges.However, the Peninsula Clarion reports Karen Carpenter will not serve any additional time in jail since more than two years of the sentence were suspended and she received...
Another injustice is possible

...Empire and can sympathize with Karen Carpenter. She believed the Tom to make a few points: 1. Karen Carpenter did not take the Leykis show...unlikely that KJNO would simply pay Karen Carpenter $100,000 to get rid of her...
Payment enough

If Karen Carpenter didn't like Tom Leykis, all she had to do was turn off her radio. Instead she intimidated KJNO radio into canceling his show...
Just change channels

Karen Carpenter is complaining about Tom Leykis reading her name on the air. Well, I hate to be the one to break it to her, but when you campaign...
Too many surprises

I am grateful to Karen Carpenter for her courage and perseverance in helping to get Tom Leykis off the air in Juneau. I was surprised that a local church would...
Jury gives Carpenter $150,000

A Juneau jury this afternoon awarded Karen Carpenter $150,000 in punitive damages from Westwood One, the Los Angeles-area company that produces the Tom Leykis Show. The jury...
Judge: Carpenter-Leykis case presents unusual issues

The case of Karen Carpenter versus radio talk-show host Tom Leykis pits the constitutional right to speak freely against the common law right to be left...
Legal rights aside

Although I agree with her critics that Karen Carpenter could have changed the station or turned off her radio...think the personal on-air attack of Mr. Leykis on Karen Carpenter was disgusting. Certainly I will be willing to forego...
Talk show lawsuit jury ponders damages

JUNEAU - The jury in the civil lawsuit of Karen Carpenter against radio talk-show host Tom Leykis and production company Westwood One began deliberating on punitive damages at about 11...
Talk show penalized $150,000

A jury on Thursday afternoon awarded Juneau's Karen Carpenter $150,000 to punish a California radio-show production company for destroying a tape she wanted as evidence in a lawsuit...


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