Is it legal to publish media reports on classified information?
- 7 years agoFavorite Answer
It is not :
Did you have a legal consent of the compagny or individual for the divulgation of the information ?
Does it have a prejudicial impact of the said compagny or individual ?
Does it imply a breach of security or a protected information ?
Does it endanger the welfare of an individual ?
If you anwser wrong to these question it can have serious legal repercusion on you.. even prison
The media won't diffuse any confidential or classified information unless they are stupid
- 4 years ago
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- Anonymous7 years ago
loose lips sink ships.