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Reporters who refused to reveal BALCO leak get prison

Updated: September 22, 2006, 6:12 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO -- Two San Francisco Chronicle reporters plan to appeal a federal judge's order to jail them until they agree to testify about who leaked them secret grand jury testimony from Barry Bonds and other elite athletes.

Lance Williams and Mark Fainaru-Wada won't have to report to prison pending their appeal of Thursday's ruling, which could keep them behind bars for more than a year.

The reporters repeatedly have said they would rather go to jail than reveal ...

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