News & Events


Below is a listing of the latest news, events, press clips, and multimedia content related to the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic. 

Saturday, June 09, 2018


In The Press

Trump’s targeting of a New York Times journalist, explained by experts

Vox

David Schulz ’78, Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law and director of the MFIA clinic, and Michael Meltsner ’60 contributed to an article about the federal government’s seizure of a reporter’s phone records as part of a federal investigation into leaks of classified information.

Thursday, March 1, 2018


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Thursday, October 22, 2015


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Tuesday, October 16, 2018


In The Press

Literary group sues Trump, alleges free speech stifling

The Associated Press

Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law David Schulz ’78 is quoted by the Associated Press about a lawsuit filed by PEN America with the assistance of the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic.

Saturday, June 9, 2018


In The Press

Trump’s targeting of a New York Times journalist, explained by experts

Vox

David Schulz ’78, Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law and director of the MFIA clinic, and Michael Meltsner ’60 contributed to an article about the federal government’s seizure of a reporter’s phone records as part of a federal investigation into leaks of classified information.

Monday, March 5, 2018


In The Press

First Amendment Cannot Shield Exxon from Climate Probe, New York AG Argues

Climate Liability News

Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law David Schulz '78 is quoted in a story about efforts by Exxon to use the First Amendment as a shield against fraud probes by New York and Massachusetts.

Friday, March 2, 2018


In The Press

Oil Was Central in Decision to Shrink Bears Ears Monument, Emails Show

The New York Times

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic is mentioned in an article about its work suing for the release of documents related to national monuments.

Monday, February 19, 2018


In The Press

Editorial: Time to shed light on FISA warrant's 'secrets'

Boston Herald

The Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic is mentioned in an editorial about efforts to make public the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court order regarding surveillance of Trump campaign adviser Carter Page.

Monday, February 5, 2018


In The Press

The Times Asks Court to Unseal Documents on Surveillance of Carter Page

The New York Times

The New York Times reports that it is being represented by the Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic in its request to have the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court unseal documents related to the surveillance of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page.