“But it is unclear whether CNN accidentally showed the graphic because of her family’s religion or because of the shooting at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin on Sunday,” Politico added.
We asked CNN for clarification. CNN’s Bridet Leininger told iMediaEthics that “It was a mistake. It was a map for another story.”
We wrote in June when the Sikh Religious Society of South Carolina, which Haley’s father runs, filed a libel lawsuit against South Carolina blog Palmetto Public Record over a blog post claiming Haley was going to be indicted on “charges of tax fraud.”