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Stephanie Kirchgaessner / The Guardian:
US judge dismisses a lawsuit against MBS for conspiring to kill Jamal Khashoggi, following the White House stating that he is entitled to sovereign immunity
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press:
The RCFP and over a dozen news organizations urge the US Senate to pass the PRESS Act, which aims to shield reporters from being forced to reveal sources, more
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The Internet Archive launched Democracy's Library in November, offering a searchable repository of global government publications, a useful tool for reporters
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