Guest Host: Susan Page

In two high profile cases this summer, reporters have been found in contempt of court for refusing to identify their sources. We’ll look what happens when a journalist’s pledge to keep a source confidential runs up against a prosecutor’s investigation of a possible crime.

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  • E. Michael McCann district attorney, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin. He is past chair of the criminal justice section of the American Bar Association.
  • Lucy Dalglish executive director, Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

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