Sabrina I. Pacifici Founder, Editor, Publisher:
**LLRX Book Review by Heather A. Phillips – We’re All Journalists Now: The Transformation of the Press and Reshaping of the Law in the Internet Age http://www.llrx.com/columns.bookreview11.htm
Heather A. Phillips highlights attorney John Gant’s contention that one’s title, income, and employer are at best side issues in determining who is a journalist in the day-to-day realities of issuing press passes as well as in larger policies such as the extension of shield laws.
**The Government Domain: Political Fact-Checking Websites http://www.llrx.com/columns/govdomain38.htm
Peggy Garvin’s well-timed article identifies and evaluates key websites that monitor the accuracy of statements and representations made by political candidates and their respective campaigns.
**Researching Medical Literature on the Internet – 2008 http://www.llrx.com/features/medical2008.htm
Medical journals, dictionaries, textbooks, indexes, rankings, images – all can be found on the Net, and much of it is available free. Sources include publishers, government agencies, professional organizations, health libraries and commercial entities. Gloria Miccioli’s completely updated and revised topical guide expertly focuses on what she identifies as the best, content-rich databases and services for researchers.
**Commentary: New FBI Anti-Terror Guidelines http://www.llrx.com/extras/fbiguidelines.htm
Beth Wellington’s commentary focuses on congressional and public response to the guidelines, related public surveillance actions, and current as well as future ramifications to civil liberties.
**Criminal Law Resources: DNA Post-Conviction Resources http://www.llrx.com/features/dnapostconviction.htm
Ken Strutin’s article includes a collection of recent and representative web-based materials concerning DNA technology developments and legal research on the impact of wrongful convictions and DNA exonerations on the justice system.
Sabrina I. Pacifici Founder, Editor, Publisher LLRX.com http://www.llrx.com