"Expanding Dangers" - Sandra Davidson - IRE Journal

"Expanding Dangers" - Sandra Davidson - IRE Journal

by: Sandra Davidson | publication date: March 1, 1999 | Publication: IRE Journal | volume: 22 | journal issue: 2 | pages: 11

". . .The judge in the case said something every journalist should remember: The First Amendment is not a license to trespass, to steal, or intrude by electronic means into the precincts of another's home of office. It does not become such a license simply because the person subjected to the intrusion is reasonably suspected of committing a crime. . ."

Sandra Davidson discusses the significance of numerous investigative reporting cases.

Copyrighted, used with permission. Courtesy of Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE).