Jessica Taylor | NPR|Jackson decried "baseless and anonymous attacks on my character and integrity," following detailed accusations including improper prescribing of drugs and wrecking a government vehicle while drunk.
Authorities had mounted a massive manhunt for 29-year-old Travis Reinking, after the Sunday morning attacks. Four people were killed and four others were injured before a quick-thinking customer wrestled the assault weapon away.
The decision Monday by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling in favor of David Slater, the photographer whose camera was used by a crested macaque to take photos of himself.