This edition: Prospects for a Federal Shield LawTweet
Original tape date: March 21, 2014.
A discussion on the Federal Shield Law, its exemption clause on national security grounds, its definition of a journalist and the question of what protections, if any, can be afforded non-journalists and leakers.
Scott Horton Harper’s Magazine
Bill Keller Moderator, The Marshall Project
Jonathan Landay McClatchy Newspapers
Quinn Norton Journalist
Hon. Charles E. Schumer United States Senator (D-NY)
Kenneth L. Wainstein Assistant Attorney General, National Security (2006-2008); Homeland Security Adviser (2008-2009)