BP Media Clampdown: Journalists Now Face Possibility of Fines, Prison Time

Posted by Trish Riley, July 8, 2010

A month ago, National Incident Commander Thad Allen issued an order granting the media “uninhibited access” to the areas affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. It was routinely and often brazenly ignored.

Thirty days later, it should be said that the order essentially has no real-world meaning at all. Here's Daniel Tencer at Raw Story:

via BP Media Clampdown: Journalists Now Face Possibility of Fines, Prison Time.

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