A new Greenhouse Effect. “…I tried to explain why some justices moved, over time, to a more activist posture, less restrained or principled—in other words, result-oriented. A major factor was the influence of the press. Hence the “Greenhouse effect,” referring to Linda Greenhouse, who covered the justices for the New York Times. The Supreme Court […]
That may be why people who mistrust government are staunch supporters of freedom of the press and the right of citizens to bear arms.
by Tim Cushing | Fri, May 1st 2015 | www.techdirt.com from the [NOTHING-TO-SEE-HERE] dept MuckRock has obtained a whole stack of Stingray-related documents from the FBI. As is to be expected, there’s not much left unsaid by the agency, which is at least as protective of its own Stingray secrecy as it is with that of law enforcement agencies all over the US. There’s nearly 5,000 pages of […]