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New York Times Claims Smear of Sarah Palin was ‘Honest Mistake’

NEW YORK CITY—The New York Times claimed Friday that its fake news smear of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, when it linked her to the 2011 Tucson shooting in a June 14 editorial, was an “honest mistake”—as the paper defends itself from a defamation lawsuit filed by the 2008 Republican vice-presidential nominee.