Newspersons’ shield laws are not meant to protect a privileged class
of journalists.1 Nor are they meant to protect whistleblowers whose acts fall
under a different set of laws.
"Shielding Acts Of Journalism: Open Leaks Sites, National Security, And The Free Flow Of Information,"
Nova Law Review: Vol. 39
, Article 5.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/nlr/vol39/iss3/5