TITLE

'Freedom of the Press Becomes a River Without Water'

AUTHOR(S)
Fink, Herschel P.
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Winter2002, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the restrictions in acquiring access to governmental information after the September 11, 2001 terrorists attacks in the U.S. Information on the secret deportation trials of aliens; Purpose of the First Amendment Law; Details of the ruling set by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit regarding the secrecy policies of the U.S. government.
ACCESSION #
8895497

 

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