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Updated: 08/29/2013 08:00:12AM

A chink in the armor of press freedom

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Few things would make life more convenient for government than elimination of that pesky First Amendment guarantee of Freedom of the Press.

From bureaucrats who routinely dismiss as “misinformation” anything that doesn’t put them in a favorable light, to officials who demand to know what right a newspaper had to challenge their position on an issue, the twin freedoms of speech and the press can be a thorn in the political backside.

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