CINCINNATI, April 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michael Scripps involved in a federal court trial in Philadelphia this week is not a member of the Scripps family that controls Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. (NYSE: SNI) and The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP). News reports linking Michael Scripps to the two companies and the branch of the Scripps family that controls the two companies are inaccurate.
Scripps (www.scripps.com) is a leading media enterprise driven to develop and expand its digital strategies while embracing its rich history in delivering quality journalism through television stations, newspapers and the Scripps Howard News Service. Creative, talented and energetic employees are leading the way at 19 television stations and in 13 newspaper markets. The Scripps digital group is growing and gaining momentum with new product offerings, enhancements, and technology that gives customers more options than ever before to find the information and entertainment they crave.
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