Saturday, September 10, 2005

CNN wins ruling on news coverage (

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Published on: 09/10/05

CNN obtained a temporary restraining order late Friday to prevent government agencies from restricting news coverage as victims are recovered in New Orleans and other areas hit by Hurricane Katrina.

A suit that led to the order, filed in Houston, was not immediately available. But CNN said U.S. District Judge Keith Ellison granted the network's request Friday evening.

A hearing has been scheduled for today to determine if the order should be made permanent, CNN said. (more...)

Grace E. Lee