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-- decided to travel every American who cares about the First Amendment.
One of our own that the center of it.
Fox News reporter John I went to has been threatened to -- the jail time if she doesn't reveal her sources for an exclusive story on movie theater back to the suspect.
James Holmes she wrote about a notebook homes -- to his psychiatrist.
Before the July attack that was reportedly full of details about how he was going to kill people.
A Colorado judge is expected to decide on Wednesday whether -- must testify.
And reveal her sources.
So Eric this is serious situation she could be held in contempt.
And normally you can be held all the way up to the point where you in fact reveal your sources the judge indicated in court that.
He could hold her up to six months that was his thinking or inclination at the time all for her doing her job right you.
Don't have jobs has been called in -- -- I guess several states and maybe even a federal I'm not sure if it's federal also.
But the shield law which allows for all -- -- in Colorado but -- -- I'm not sure there's a federal one as well in other words now reporters should be able to.
Do their job investigate if they get something that's.
Ruled evidence for or a trial presented to the court and can't keep their their sources.
You ought to out of the courts the names on the system.
Here's what's happened though James Holmes is scheme of this -- can't attorney who brought his attorney was trying to get the -- To say no she has to reveal the source is so it's not even the judge who wants to do this so the question is who do you want some mass murder killers.
Taxpayer funded legal team.
A decision for -- to either.
Go to jail or do her job -- our job and hasn't gone.
There's a huge loophole -- that shield law because says and it.
Unless the what the reporter finds out is relevant to the outcome receptive due to the trust -- but but in this case there were policeman who had.
Access to that then she got up from we should -- gave a little while Portsmouth are -- force -- And so I I just don't she what is about what she's done that is material to this case if they've already got her.
You're absolutely right -- there's an important distinction here I'm sure the judge will pay attention today as the -- Colorado judge William Sylvester.
And if they can obtain that information from other sources there's absolutely no legal justification.
To imprison her to put her in jail for doing her job as a journalist that was investigating.
One of the biggest mass murders this story she was able to get that information.
That's been verify.
And now she's going to be punished.
Are having journalistic standards and integrity and not revealing her source which is the right thing she's very courageous is that the pop -- mentioned Dana.
There's not a national security question.
The question is whether or not he is going to spend his life in prison or is going -- the death penalty.
So there are I think the judge will -- I hope that he will have -- use his judgment.
An up and recognize that I also wondered at its wanting to wonder where they rest of the meeting is in terms of supporting her but we're ACLU yeah they're so busy -- but I think your point yes get so busy suing school that I have a photograph of Jesus that was given to them at -- there according seven.
That they don't have any time I did you like I I think I said they're busy taking data nativity scene at a strip mall in Kansas it's about you know my -- did.
Actually frightens me -- And I think you would think that there's another part of the story to opt -- -- eight what's didn't -- information that she reported.
Told you that this was about the gunmen.
And not about the gun.
And the dangers of symbolic gestures such as gun -- sounds and how harmful they are because this guy had.
Meticulously planned this murder.
He went out of his way to find it a theater that was gun free frank and what that tells you was that -- wasn't that done that mattered it was the mad man but.
But what also what matters is that depending on how this judge rules and by the way he can say no she can keep resources confidential -- -- wrote you have to think other investigative reporters on the road and go.
You -- I really Gabby should I or should -- -- The only you may have supply air -- of the worst in man made all journalists should be united behind their so should these groups that are always -- -- mouthing off about the the ACLU the only one group has come for the National Press Club urged a judge.
To debt to drop that that again the judge compel this is not the judge is doing -- -- -- this motion at this -- from the murderers.
Right defense that's anymore the -- is trying to create a problem here I shot sideshow distraction.
Shame on them and wrong for.
Doing just one -- from -- but but the psychiatrist had this stuff in her hands -- his hands.
-- never reporters -- -- to somebody as a dispute about that others -- That magnificent New York Times acquire Allenby -- behind them where I was up zero -- David David.
And be seated with or would you.
I so do you want to show your support for -- I'd go to Twitter and sweep the hash tag leave John not alone.
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