Feds to Pay Toledo Blade $18,000 Over Arrest of Photographer, Reporter

By David Walker

Photos of the of the Joint Systems Manufacturing plant in Lima, Ohio are all over the internet. But The Blade has agreed not to publish its pictures.

The federal government has agreed to pay The Blade newspaper in Toledo, Ohio $18,000 to settle a lawsuit over the detention of two journalists last year at a military tank plant, the Associated Press reports.

In settling the case, the government admitted no wrongdoing. And the newspaper agreed not to publish photos the journalists took of the plant on the day they were detained, the AP report says.

The Blade has agreed not to publish its photos of a tank manufacturing plant, even though dozens of images of the plant from various sources have already been published. (Google Images)

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