WRIT 340 Blog Post #4: Presentation on Anti-SLAPP Legislation

The next portion of this final assignment was supposed to be an oral presentation conducted in class. Due to COVID-19, we had to transform this in-person presentation to an online format. WordPress will not currently allow me to upload video content, so I’ve produced a Google Slides presentation (without audio) that still includes all the … More WRIT 340 Blog Post #4: Presentation on Anti-SLAPP Legislation

WRIT 340 Blog Post #3: The Argument for Federal Anti-SLAPP Legislation

From my review of the literature, I made the following argument regarding scholarly opinions on anti-SLAPP legislation: While 21 states do not have anti-SLAPP statutes in place, journalists, lawyers and scholars alike agree that federal anti-SLAPP legislation is necessary in protecting the First Amendment. After assessing each source I intend on using for my final … More WRIT 340 Blog Post #3: The Argument for Federal Anti-SLAPP Legislation

WRIT 340 Blog Post #1: Journalism & Law – Update

For the final assignment in my Advanced Writing 340 course, I’ve decided to update my topic from journalism & entrepreneurship to journalism & law. Although I think the crossover between my major and minor would have been an interesting subject to track, I realized from previous courses I have taken at USC that there is … More WRIT 340 Blog Post #1: Journalism & Law – Update