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Perspective | A board to oversee Georgia journalists sounds like Orwellian fiction. The proposal is all too real.

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– A blatant effort to squelch scrutiny, the so-called Ethics in Journalism Act sends a troubling message. When Richard Griffiths, president of the Georgia First Amendment Foundation, heard about the bill filed last week in his state’s House of Representatives, he thought for a moment that it was an April Fools joke. If only. The bill — a proposal to oversee journalists sponsored by six Republican lawmakers — is no wacky prank..Read more»

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2019-2020 Regular Session – HB 734 Ethics in Journalism Act; enact

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– A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 10 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to commerce and trade, so...

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Bill to create state oversight of journalists filed in General Assembly

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– Six Republicans in the Georgia House of Representatives, including one from Gwinnett County, filed legislation to create a board that would oversee journalists...

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1984 (Signet Classics): George Orwell, Erich Fromm: 9780451524935: Amazon.com: Books

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– 1984 (Signet Classics) [George Orwell, Erich Fromm] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Written in 1948, 1984 was George Orwells chilling prophecy...

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Georgia House Republicans file bill to create state Journalism Ethics Board

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– A group of Republican lawmakers filed legislation this week to create a state Journalism Ethics Board to developcanons of ethics for journalists in...

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