Huckabee: First Amendment ups and downs (analysis)
  By Melanie Bengtson GOP contender has tried to blur church-state separation, and has crossed swords with press, but bolstered Arkansas FOIA.     01.29.08
 
  3rd Circuit lets sunshine in on famous coroner’s trial (commentary)
  By Douglas Lee Jurors’ names to be public in trial of Cyril Wecht, forensic pathologist accused of improper conduct.     01.28.08
 
  Voters will decide if political attacks are too rough (commentary)
  By Gene Policinski If you think today's candidates talk mean, you should have heard some old-time political mudslinging.     01.27.08
 
  Can civility restore America? (commentary)
  By Charles C. Haynes A civil public square requires forging a civic agreement to uphold the rights of others, even those with whom we deeply disagree.     01.20.08
 
  Libby’s legacy: The conservative case for a national shield law (commentary)
  By Michael Berry Prosecutors aren't just subpoenaing reporters in cases where national security might be compromised — they're going after reporters’ sources for stories on athletes’ steroid use and street protests.     01.18.08
 
  Martin Luther King Day reminds us of First Amendment values (commentary)
  By Gene Policinski Civil rights movement enlisted all five freedoms in a quest for justice. Plus: Two new commentaries.     01.18.08
 
  Court backs N.Y. judicial-election system despite concerns (analysis)
  By Tony Mauro While agreeing that method of selecting judges is constitutional, some justices criticize state's practice.     01.17.08
 
  New e-book may 'kindle' fires of regulation — or of freedom (commentary)
  By Ronald K.L. Collins Because Jeff Bezos' invention uses continuous wireless connectivity, it could become target of regulators seeking to restrict transmission of objectionable books over 'public airwaves.'     01.15.08
 
  'Millionaire' case: new look at campaign finance (analysis)
  By Tony Mauro Appellant argues that allowing opponents of self-financed candidates to receive larger campaign contributions encourages corruption.     01.14.08
 
  Car talk: The hour may be late for the vanity PL8 (commentary)
  By Gene Policinski Some states growing impatient with navigating pitfalls involving personalized license plates.     01.13.08