The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is taking aim at Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D., W.V.) for pushing a link between video game use by children and violent crime.
The Obama administration, which touts itself as “the most transparent administration in history,” continued its crackdown on government whistleblowers during criminal proceedings Tuesday as Federal prosecutors argued there is no privilege protecting reporters from revealing confidential sources. In their Feb. 28 reply brief in the case of former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling, who is accused of leaking classified information to the New York Times, federal prosecutors wrote that Times journalist James Risen has no “reporter’s privilege” protecting him from revealing his sources.
A Pennsylvania judge has dismissed a harassment charge against a Muslim man accused of choking an atheist dressed as the prophet Muhammad.