JW Media | VIA ePostcard – August 2007

August 31, 2007 | Newsletters

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Paul Watler’s Perspective: The First Amendment in a Post-9/11 World

One of the delights of practicing trial law, particularly in the First Amendment arena, is that every case is different. Just when you think you’ve seen a lot, something different comes along. Last week had a first for me. I watched my newspaper-reporter client testify as a government witness.

Winners & Losers: Making the Call

Our roving media attorney writes a monthly column (republished here by permission) for SportsTravel magazine. This month’s topic: How the quality of a broadcaster’s call of a great sports moment is, strangely, in inverse proportion to the amount of time he has to prepare for it.

100 Years of History

1942: Jesse Walker, partner at Jackson Walker, sells his Austin radio station KTBC (later named KLBJ) to Lady Bird Johnson. It was her first media purchase.
— Jackson Walker’s Media Practice: 100 Years of History

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