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Reporter Arrested for Recording Open Meeting in D.C.

by Matthew L. Schafer With crimes against journalists mounting abroad, even journalists in the United States are not free from governmental meddling.  Indeed, on June 22, police arrested two journalists who attempted to film a public meeting of the D.C. … Continue reading

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Court Set to Hear EFF, ACLU Arguments to Vacate Subpoena for Twitter Accounts

by Matthew L. Schafer On February 8, the District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia unsealed motions made by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) challenging an earlier subpoena seeking information related to … Continue reading

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Week in Media Rewind

by Matthew L. Schafer This week marked the continuation of the Comcast/NBCU merger review, continued pushback from BP public relations, and word that the National Security Agency (NSA) would work with the private sector to set up a cybersecurity/surveillance program … Continue reading

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