This is awful. And Lin Wood has filed a motion to have the sources revealed in the Richard Jewell case.

Sports Illustrated appeals ruling to 11th Circuit

Former University of Alabama head football coach Michael D. Price said a Sports Illustrated article contributed to his being fired.
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By R. Robin McDonald
A federal judge in Alabama has ordered a Sports Illustrated writer to disclose his confidential sources in a libel case where the key legal issue parallels one raised in the case of former Olympic Park security guard Richard Jewell.