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Senate president proposes a shield law

Bill seeks to guard identity of sources

By Ralph Ranalli
Globe Staff / October 26, 2005

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Saying he believes that confidential sources help insure complete and accurate news reporting, state Senate President Robert E. Travaglini filed a bill yesterday that would create a shield law for journalists in Massachusetts. (Full article: 411 words)

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