Below are links to some of the past week's columns by ombudsmen, readers' representatives and editors around the nation. More columns and information about ombudsmen in the U.S. and around the world can be found at the Organization of News Ombudsmen website (which has a permanent link on the right side of this page).
The New York Times, Early coverage on Hatfill poses uncomfortable questions
The Washington Post, Obama has about 3 to 1 lead in counting Page 1 stories
PBS, "Mind-boggling" for NewsHour to not report Edwards' confession
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, "Edwards affair was a tough call for mainstream media"
ESPN, Some facts behind allegations of East Coast bias - and a bit about Brett Favre
The News & Observer (Raleigh, NC), Paper increasingly facing "stone walls" when seeking info from agencies, law enforcement
The Plain Dealer (Cleveland), "Misleading description" of pit bull video brings flood of vitriol
San Francisco Chronicle, Readers who want paper to take sides on Russia, Georgia coverage will be disappointed
The San Diego Union-Tribune, TV Week discontinued; many hundreds complain