20141013 Bulldog Response to Zimmerman Retraction Demand Letter

Attorney Bill Aleshire of Riggs Aleshire & Ray PC, representing The Austin Bulldog, on October 13, 2014, sent this letter to attorney Stephen Casey in response to his retraction demand of October 10, 2014, on behalf of District 6 City Council candidate Don Zimmerman.

Aleshire’s letter states The Austin Bulldog declined to retract its story because “it is a fair, true, and impartial account of the recent court proceedings and public court records involvinig Don Zimmerman, and as such is, by law, privileged and not a ground for libel action.”