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12/09/1999
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press has protested the moratorium instituted by a federal judge that indefinitely halted the public release of financial disclosure forms of more than 1,600 federal judges.
12/03/1999
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press protested the Seattle police department's decision to arrest a journalist during protests centered around the World Trade Organization conference held in that city, and encouraged the mayor to take...
10/28/1999
ARLINGTON, Va. -- Lucy A. Dalglish, a Minneapolis media attorney and former newspaper reporter, has been named Executive Director of The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press. Dalglish, an award-winning First Amendment activist, will replace...
10/20/1999
Today's decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals in Richmond (4th Circuit) to throw out most of the claims brought by the Food Lion grocery chain against ABC will help stop the dangerous trend in "newsgathering" lawsuits that try to execute an "end run...
10/14/1999
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press announced today that it protests the expansive gag order signed by the Chief Judge of the Boulder District Court on October 13, 1999, which threatens any member of the public with prosecution for...