Bloggers, Media Shield Laws, And The First Amendment

Should bloggers be treated the same as “journalists” for the purpose of the protections granted by media shield laws?

Arlen Specter Gets Crime and Drugs

Taegan Goddard passes along reports from NBC that, “In an apparent effort to to ease the tension over Arlen Specter’s bumpy transition into the Senate Democratic caucus, Sen. Dick Durbin is willing to voluntarily relinquish his chairmanship on a Judiciary subcommittee to Specter” and that therefore “Specter will become the Chairman of the Crime and […]