Barry Lando

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Barry Lando (born June 8, 1939) is a Canadian award-winning journalist, author, and former producer for CBS60 Minutes.[1][2]


A graduate of Harvard University and Columbia University, Lando spent more than 25 years as a producer with 60 Minutes alongside Mike Wallace.[3]

Herbert v. Lando

Colonel Anthony Herbert sued ‘‘60 Minutes’’ producer Barry Lando and reporter Mike Wallace for libel in a 1973 broadcast that painted him as a liar. [4]

The case reached the United States Supreme Court (Herbert v. Lando, 441 U.S. 153 (1979)). [5]


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