Jeff Sessions hints Department of Justice could force media to give up sources

Jeff Sessions hints Department of Justice could force media to give up sourcesAttorney General Jeff Sessions says that the Department of Justice (DoJ) is reviewing policies for subpoenaing reporters during investigations of federal intelligence leaks, an indicator that the US government may consider more aggressive tactics to try and force journalists to identify their sources. “One of the things we are doing is reviewing the policies affecting media subpoenas,” Mr Sessions said, announcing his administration’s crackdown on leaks during a press conference.



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