02/17/2017
The Federal Bureau of Investigation no longer will allow individuals seeking public records under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) to file requests via email, according to several reports, and several other agencies are following suit. The FBI...
02/14/2017
A court decision that resulted in an 85-day jail stay for reporter Judith Miller will be re-enacted and re-examined this afternoon by a number of prominent attorneys and judges. The Historical Society of the District of Columbia Circuit will host...
02/14/2017
This week, Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press welcomes Jenn Topper as communications director. In this post, Topper will oversee the development of communications and messaging strategies to advance the Reporters Committee’s mission...
02/02/2017
U.S. Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch does not have an extensive history of cases involving free speech, free press, and freedom of information issues, but the opinions he authored or joined during his more than 10 years on the Tenth Circuit that...
01/27/2017
Charges have been dropped against one of the seven individuals arrested and charged with felony rioting while covering the anti-Trump protests last Friday, according to a filing by the U.S. Attorney’s office in D.C. Superior Court. Evan Engel...