Legislation

The Fourth Estate supports H.R. 4935: The Journalist Protection Act

The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation supports California Representative Eric Swalwell’s (CA-15) legislation to protect journalists from physical attack. HR-4935 aka ‘Journalist Protection Act‘ , makes it a federal crime to intentionally cause bodily injury to a journalist affecting interstate … Read More

The Fourth Estate supports H.R. 4935: Journalist Protection Act

The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation supports California Representative Eric Swalwell’s (CA-15) legislation to protect journalists from physical attack. The ‘Journalist Protection Act‘ proposes to make certain attacks on reporters a federal crime. The Journalist Protection Act’s co-sponsors include: Steve … Read More