Manning verdict not a win for journalism

But as the Electronic Frontier Foundation’s Cindy Cohn points out, awareness that enemy groups use the Internet to gather information about the United States is hardly “something that only someone with specialized ‘Internet training’ would know.” Yet Lind’s decision is now another example of actions involving digital technology being viewed differently under the law than their analog equivalents.

Thursday, August 1, 2013
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