Friday, July 29, 2005
Ex Miami Herald columnist Jim DeFede has spoken with investigators about the talk he had with Arthur Teele before Teele killed himself on July 27. The Miami Herald terminated DeFede after the journalist admitted he taped Teele's conversation without Teele's consent. Teele, a former city and county commissioner, was under federal indictment when he shot himself in the lobby of the Miami Herald building on Wednesday. Read more here in the Miami Herald here and here.