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Copyright and public records don’t mix

A new court decision using copyright law to deny release of public records from the Covenant School shooting investigation harms the public’s right to know

Don’t let prosecutors decide when journalism isn’t journalism

Legal attack on reporter Trevor Aaronson is the government’s latest attempt to seize the power to define journalism

What the AT&T breach means for source protection

We can learn a lot about how to get ahead of these problems.

Police must protect the press covering the 2024 RNC

As journalists arrive in Milwaukee to cover the 2024 Republican National Convention (RNC) at the Fiserv Forum, local police must be aware of and protect journalists’ constitutional right to report, …

Revisiting the undercover Alito recording, post-Trump v. United States

The secret taping, condemned by journalistic ethicists, is actually a prime example of when surreptitious reporting is justified

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