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Thursday, March 15, 2007

Journalist ‘Shield’ Law

The House endorsed a bill to protect journalists from revealing their sources to law enforcement agents. According to the bill a judge would have an opportunity to look at a journalist’s notes to determine if the information is in the public interest and should be protected. The judge could also determine whether an investigator has exhausted all other means of obtaining information before subpoenaing a journalist’s notes.

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