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Peters case neither shakes nor stirs the public

When it comes to the Ken Peters source protection case, The Toronto Star's Antonia Zerbisias hears a whole lotta nothing from the vast component of the populace we like to call The Public. But I think some of her reasoning isn't reasonable. An excerpt: For all the media squawking about what's been happening to Ken […]

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Some Peters clean-up

Here's the links to a TorStar editorial on the Ken Peters case and a TorStar news story about whether Canada needs a shield law to grant journalists some defined legal right to protect the identity of sources. Editorial: Ruling threatens freedom of the Press The judge's suggestion that confidentiality end at the courtroom door could […]

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