Chuck Schumer, Lindsey Graham Introduce New Media Shield Law
Posted: 7/18/2013  |  By: Burgess Everett | Politico
Chuck Schumer and Lindsey Graham have rounded up another bipartisan gang, this time to pass a media shield law that would enact recent Justice Department guidelines.

The New York and South Carolina senators have written a new shield bill that protects the media from revealing information and sources during news gathering and requires courts to “apply a balancing test before compelling disclosure” from journalists.