"[There exists] a profound national commitment to the principle that debate on public issues should be uninhibited, robust, and wide-open, and that it may well include vehement, caustic, and sometimes unpleasantly sharp attacks on government and public officials."
"Nothing can now be believed which is seen in a newspaper. Truth itself becomes suspicious by being put into that polluted vehicle."
Johnston, Joseph S.
"Comments: A Poisoned Arrow in His Quiver: Why Forbidding an Entire Branch of Government from Communicating with a Reporter Violates the First Amendment,"
University of Baltimore Law Review: Vol. 36
, Article 6.
Available at: http://scholarworks.law.ubalt.edu/ublr/vol36/iss1/6