A Federal Shield Law That Works: Protecting Sources, Fighting Fake News, and Confronting Modern Challenges to Effective Journalism

Covering government and politics is rarely easy for journalists even in the best of times. Officials want to hide information that would make them look bad. Candidates and party leaders try to “spin” coverage to favor their side. Sources with potentially important news to share often have hidden or not-so-hidden agendas that could cast doubt on their veracity.


Publication Date:
Jan 01 2019
Date Submitted:
Jul 12 2019
Pagination:
35-70
ISSN:
1556-875X
Citation:
Journal of International Media and Entertainment Law, 8, 1




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