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Mon Mar 20, 2017, 11:31 AM

Hey, Gowdy, here's the relevant statute.

Constitution of United States of America 1789 (rev. 1992)

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.

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Reply Hey, Gowdy, here's the relevant statute. (Original post)
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PoliticAverse Mar 2017 #1
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Response to BainsBane (Original post)

Mon Mar 20, 2017, 11:46 AM

1. However non of that prevents the jailing of journalists that refuse to testify...

and identify their sources, as the Obama administration demonstrated...

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal From Times Reporter Over Refusal to Identify Source
https://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/03/us/james-risen-faces-jail-time-for-refusing-to-identify-a-confidential-source.html

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Response to PoliticAverse (Reply #1)

Mon Mar 20, 2017, 11:47 AM

2. except Gowdy's point was about PUBLISHING information

not withholding sources.

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