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W&L’s Colón Weighs in on Legality of Trump Tax Disclosure

— by on October 20th, 2016

aly-colonAly Colon, journalism professor

Aly Colón, Knight Professor of Ethics in Journalism at Washington and Lee University, recently shared his expertise in an Associate Press story titled, “Experts: No Clear Criminal Case Over Trump Tax Disclosure.”

Colón argues that regardless of public opinion, “journalists, in their role in holding the powerful accountable … are going to be looking for information that people might or might not ask for, but the journalist believes helps them be better informed.”

You can read the full Associate Press piece online.