New York Times v. United States: National Security and Censorship (Landmark Supreme Court Cases) (Library Binding)
Should news providers be allowed to publish stories that may prove embarrassing to the United States government? This was the question the United States Supreme Court had to consider in the case of New York Times v. United States in 1971. Author D. J. Herda examines the mood of the country during this time, along with the ideas and arguments behind this landmark case. Presented in a lively, thought-provoking overview, Herda brings into sharp focus the people and events of this decision maintaining freedom of the press.