Utah Paper’s Ombud Chastizes Her Publication for Naming Kidnap Victim

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http://www.sltrib.com/2003/oct/10182003/utah/103112.asp Reader advocate Connie Coyne of the Salt Lake Tribune says her paper was wrong when it published the name of a 5-year-old kidnapping victim earlier this month. The boy was found unharmed, but his parents were incensed that the paper--apparently alone among the Utah media--had published his name. Coyne wrote, "When they made their anger known, (the Tribune's managing editor)decided to omit the child's name in future reports. "They . . .

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