12 iulie 2018

BuzzFeed's Ben Smith snubs mediation, sends anti-Trump dossier lawsuit to trial


The first face-to-face encounter between anti- Trump dossier publisher Ben Smith and one of its targets, Russian entrepreneur Aleksej Gubarev , was set to happen last month in a New York City law office. Mr. Gubarev arrived with his attorneys, who sued BuzzFeed , which Mr. Smith leads, for publishing the infamous dossier: 35 pages of memos written by former British intelligence officer Christopher Steele . Mr. Steele ’s final memo in December 2016 accused Mr. Gubarev of a charge that even the [...]