Shield Laws and Journalist’s Privilege: The Basics Every Reporter Should Know

RSS
Follow by Email
Facebook
Facebook
Twitter
Visit Us
LinkedIn

A federal judge has ordered Glenn Beck to disclose the names of confidential sources he used in his reporting that a Saudi Arabian man was involved in the Boston Marathon bombing. The man sued Beck for defamation after he was cleared of any involvement.

Journalist and filmmaker Mark Boal, who wrote and produced The Hurt Locker and Zero Dark Thirty, has asked a judge to block a subpoena threatened by military prosecutors who want to obtain his confidential or unpublished interviews with US Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, accused of being a deserter.

Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *