The Associated Press were not the only ones to have their phone records seized by the government as it was revealed Tuesday that Fox News had their phone records seized as part of the Obama Administration’s war on whistleblowers. After being labeled a “co-conspirator” Fox News reporter James Rosen was targeted for doing basic journalism.
|By: DSWright Wednesday May 22, 2013 6:40 am|
|By: bmaz Wednesday May 12, 2010 1:25 pm|
Is the US government prone to using their prohibited terrorist designations in some kind of shell game for political expediency?
|By: Jim White Saturday January 30, 2010 5:00 pm|
So how is it that professional misconduct has been downgraded to poor judgment?
|By: emptywheel Friday November 13, 2009 9:54 am|
Michael Isikoff asked one of the key questions about the conduct of KSM’s trial in a civilian court: whether or not he would be able to enter evidence of his torture into the trial. Holder basically answered–though he didn’t say it explicitly–that the charges and the prosecutions evidence will be designed such that the evidence of KSM’s torture will not be directly relevant.
|By: emptywheel Monday November 2, 2009 6:15 am|
Michael Isikoff’s coverage of Dick Cheney’s interview (h/t Leen) seems designed as much to defend his bad reporting on the CIA Leak case as to report the content of the interview itself. It’s not that I expected Isikoff to point out that Cheney refused to say things to Fitzgerald that Cheney’s own lawyer had been [...]