Couric urges court to throw out lawsuit over documentary
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RICHMOND, Va. — Lawyers for journalist Katie Couric are urging a federal judge to dismiss a $12 million defamation lawsuit filed by Virginia gun rights activists over what they call a misleading documentary edit.
The Virginia Citizens
The documentary shows nearly 10 seconds of silence after Couric asks members of the Virginia Citizens
In a motion to dismiss filed this week, Couric's attorneys say that even if one doesn't think the edit was appropriate, "it simply does not rise to the level of defamation."