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Journalists Blast 'Chilling' Seizure of AP's Records

Journalists Blast 'Chilling' Seizure of AP's Records
Posted May 14th, 2013 @ 8:55am

(NEWSER– News that the government seized two months of phone records from the Associated Press has drawn blistering criticism of the White House from a wide variety of news organizations, Politico reports. Fox's Greta Van Susteren says the Justice Department's action "sounds like a dragnet to intimidate the media" instead of a criminal investigation, while CNN's John King said the move "sends a chilling message from the government to people in our business and the AP, I think, is justifiably outraged."

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