Cussedness Corner

"My work may be garbage but it's good garbage." Mickey Spillane

Free Flow of information act


There are numerous shield laws, local, state, and federal to protect journalists from prosecution. Authors, start your intellectual engines and go and search. I am providing you with links to interesting reading material that has in some recent cases been applied to bloggers. The Supreme Court has determined that blogs are opinion and therefore have first amendment privileges.

Wikipedia

Wikipedia shield laws

Society of Professional Journalists

Capitolwords blog

Electronic Frontier Foundation

There will be more.

 

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