Eric Easton

University of Baltimore - School of Law

1420 N. Charles Street

Baltimore, MD 21218

United States

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

A House Divided: Earl Caldwell, the New York Times, and the Quest for a Testimonial Privilege

Utah Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-14
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 26 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 18 May 2009
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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First Amendment, freedom of the press, Branzburg v. Hayes, Supreme Court, confidential sources, New York Times, news gathering

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Who Owns the 'First Rough Draft of History?': Reconsidering Copyright in News

Columbia Journal of Law & the Arts, Vol. 27, No. 4, 2004
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 31 Mar 2009
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 123 (220,669)

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copyright protection, news media, journalism, intellectual property, rights of attribution

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Ten Years After: Bartnicki v. Vopper as a Laboratory for First Amendment Advocacy and Analysis

University of Louisville Law Review, Vol. 50, No. 2, pp. 287-335, 2011, University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-5
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2012
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 109 (241,039)

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First Amendment, Bartnicki v. Vopper, Supreme Court, disclosure, illegally intercepted telephone conversations, press, news media, intermediate scrutiny, ad hoc balancing of interests, personal privacy, publishing, broadcasting, WikiLeaks.com, doctrinal analysis

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Annotating the News: Mitigating the Effects of Media Convergence and Consolidation

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review, Vol. 23, No. 1, 2000
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Apr 2009
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 108 (244,179)

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media, technology, law, ethics, broadcast, cable, satellite, Internet, right to know, private interests, government intervention, free flow of information

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Protecting Intellectual Property Rights Through Civil Litigation: A Symposium

University of Baltimore Intellectual Property Law Journal, Vol. 5, Nos. 1 & 2, 1997
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 86 (281,813)

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law professors, China, intellectual property rights, civil litigation, legal education, case method, copyright law, patent law, trademark law

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Of Secrets and Spies: Strengthening the Public's Right to Know About the CIA

Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 17, No. 2, 2006
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Mar 2009
Eric Easton and Martin E. Halstuk
University of Baltimore - School of Law and Pennsylvania State University - Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications
Downloads 74 (308,142)

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CIA, Central Intelligence Agency, Intelligence Reform Act, FOIA, Freedom of Information Act

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Public Importance: Balancing Proprietary Interests and the Right to Know

Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2003
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 02 Apr 2009
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 64 (333,306)

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First Amendment, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, enforcability, right to know, news media

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The Colonel's Finest Campaign: Robert R. McCormick and Near v. Minnesota

Federal Communications Law Journal, Vol. 60, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Mar 2009
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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Near v. Minnesota, Supreme Court, First Amendment, newspapers, media, freedom of the press, Fourteenth Amendment

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The Press as an Interest Group: Mainstream Media in the United States Supreme Court

UCLA Entertainment Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Mar 2009
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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interest groups, media, Supreme Court, press

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Sovereign Indignity? Values, Borders and the Internet: A Case Study

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 21, No. 3, 1998
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 01 Apr 2009
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 52 (368,442)

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law, Canada, United States, publication ban, media, courts, Internet, cyberspace, free speech, Dagenais decision

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Two Wrongs Mock a Right: Overcoming the Cohen Maledicta that Bar First Amendment Protection for Newsgathering

Ohio State Law Journal, Vol. 58, No. 4, 1997
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 07 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2014
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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First Amendment, newsgathering, Cohen v. Cowles Media Co., reporters, tort liability, constitutional protection, New York Times Co. v. Sullivan, 'actual malice' standard

12.

LRW Program Design: A Manifesto for the Future

Journal of the Legal Writing Institute, June 2010, Vol. 16, pp. 591-604
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Mar 2014
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
Downloads 25 (475,780)

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LRW, legal research and writing, law schools, legal education, Legal Writing Institute, Association of Legal Writing Directors, law students

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Book Review: The Free Press Crisis of 1800: Thomas Cooper’s Trial for Seditious Libel

21 Law and Politics Book Review 486 (2011)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 07 Mar 2014
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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John Adams, Alien & Sedition Act, Thomas Cooper, Republicans, First Amendment, constitutional law, Federalists, Timothy Pickering

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Closing the Barn Door after the Genie is Out of the Bag: Recognizing a 'Futility Principle' in First Amendment Jurisprudence

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 1, 1995
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 15 Apr 2009
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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futility principle, public information, First Amendment, commercial speech, Internet, media, courts

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United States v. Harvey: Are Criminal Defense Fees More Vulnerable than Necessary?

Maryland Law Review, Vol. 47, p. 322, 1988
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Mar 2009
Eric Easton
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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criminal law, attorneys' fees, Sixth Amendment, criminal forfeiture, RICO