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Fox Reporter Retracts Claim That Fox Did Not Participate In Reported Libya/Human Shield Excursion (VIDEO)

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That set off CNN's man on the ground in Libya, Nic Robertson, who noted that Fox had sent an amateur photographer on the excursion, and attacked his Fox colleague in Libya, Steve Harrigan, for basically being asleep on the job and sending in stringers. But Harrigan didn't file the human-shield report -- Griffin did. And she fully stands by that scoop.

Video below, courtesy of Media Matters.

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