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Jayson Blair

Jayson BlairBorn: 1976
Birthplace: Fairfax, VA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Occupation: Journalist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Prevaricating NYT reporter

Gave false coverage to the DC sniper story and the Jessica Lynch story. Fallout from this forced the executive editor of the New York Times, Howell Raines, to resign.

    The New York Times Reporter (resigned)

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