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Court Injunction Bars USAGM From Editorial Interference - Frigid - 11-23-2020

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A federal district court in Washington on Friday granted a preliminary injunction prohibiting officials from the U.S. Agency for Global Media, including its head, Michael Pack, from interfering with the editorial independence and First Amendment rights of the journalists at Voice of America and the other networks it oversees.

The ruling, issued by Chief Judge Beryl Howell of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, ordered that a request for preliminary injunction by the plaintiffs be partially granted. The order was a stopgap measure to prevent further actions laid out in a complaint until a trial can be held.

--NY Times


RE: Court Injunction Bars USAGM From Editorial Interference - masterplayer30 - 11-23-2020

That is for sure got to be good news.