TITLE

Three's no charm for California shield law

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, Joel
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Editor & Publisher;01/24/2000, Vol. 133 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on three court cases involving newspapers testing the California shield law on eye witness accounts. Refusal of a former reporter to testify about eyewitnesses to a 1997 murder; Refusal of an editor to reveal sources on an investigation of a California Highway Patrol officer; Rights on eyewitnesses provided by the state shield law.
ACCESSION #
2738475

 

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