Newsmen's Privilege: Hearings Before Subcommittee No. 3 ... , 93-1, February 5, 7, 8, 26; March 1, 5, 7, 12, 14, and 20, 1973


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第 392 頁 - The basis of our government being the opinion of the people, the very first object should be to keep that right ; and were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter.
第 493 頁 - ... which are completely within a particular state, which do not affect other states, and with which it is not necessary to interfere for the purpose of executing some of the general powers of the government.
第 576 頁 - [S]peech concerning public affairs is more than self-expression; it is the essence of selfgovernment.
第 567 頁 - As a responsibility of library service, books and other reading matter selected should be chosen for values of interest, information and enlightenment of all the people of the community. In no case should any book be excluded because of the race or nationality, or the political or religious views of the writer.
第 21 頁 - Indeed, if the newsman is called upon to give information bearing only a remote and tenuous relationship to the subject of the investigation, or if he has some other reason to believe that his testimony implicates confidential source relationships without a legitimate need of law enforcement...
第 415 頁 - The Court's crabbed view of the First Amendment reflects a disturbing insensitivity to the critical role of an independent press in our society.
第 329 頁 - The Government's power to censor the press was abolished so that the press would remain forever free to censure the Government. The press was protected so that it could bare the secrets of government and inform the people.
第 559 頁 - Congress has freedom to determine whether a statutory newsman's privilege is necessary and desirable and to fashion standards and rules as narrow or broad as deemed necessary to address the evil discerned and, equally important, to re-fashion those rules as experience from time to time may dictate.
第 506 頁 - Some degree of abuse is inseparable from the proper use of every thing; and in no instance is this more true than in that of the press.
第 289 頁 - No person engaged in, connected with or employed on a newspaper or journal or for any radio or television station shall be compelled to disclose, in any legal proceeding or trial or before any committee of the legislature or elsewhere, the source of any news or information procured or obtained by him for and published in the newspaper or disseminated by the radio or television station on and in which he is engaged, connected with or employed.