On Mar 29, 2007, at 1:07 PM, Guy Chapman aka JzG wrote:
In this case I would say the newspaper is the primary source of the
story. It draws on other primary sources for parts of it, but the
story is clearly based on novel synthesis by the paper; investigative
journalism is not a secondary source according to my understanding.
Original research by a reputable and significant source (i.e. this
paper) is reportable.