Perfecting your 15-minute background check - and why you should do it every time

Number 5316
Subject Backgrounding
Source Kate Howard
Affiliation Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting
Year 2017
Summary How are you sure that great source with the perfect quote isn't too good to be true? Even great reporters can get tricked by fake names or sketchy backgrounds. This slideshow will walk you through some websites and strategies you can use to create a routine and spot potential red flags before you get burned.
Tags background check; names; quotes; strategy
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