SEATTLE TIMES CO., DBA THE SEATTLE TIMES, et al. v. RHINEHART et al. | The Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression

Case Overview

Legal Principle at Issue

Whether a newspaper involved in civil litigation has a First Amendment right to disseminate, in advance of trial, information gained through the pretrial discovery process.

Action

Affirmed (includes modified). Petitioning party did not receive a favorable disposition.

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