Daily Racing Form Victory, Daily Racing Form, 1936-05-26


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DAILY RACING FORM VICTORY t AUSTIN, Texas, May 25 Daily Racing Form, in its publication of racing news and statistics, enjoys a constitutional guarantee of freedom of the press, Judge Ralph W. Yarborough ruled in district court here granting counsels motion for an instructed verdict in favor of Houston Daily Racing Form. "The fact that Daily Racing Form does not publish general news cannot be used to deny it rights enjoyed by other publications," according to Judge Yarborough, who held that "the character and wisdom of news published was not a matter for the court to determine, but one for the readers 1 of the publication."

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