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CNN Jim Acosta Granted Temporary Restraining Order in Trump Lawsuit

CNN, Jim Acosta Granted Temporary Restraining Order in Trump Lawsuit

Judge Kelly's decision was based on CNN and Acosta's Fifth Amendment claims, stating that The White House did not provide Acosta with any due process to legally revoke his access.While the judge did not rule on the underlying First Amendment claim, Thursday's ruling will restore Acosta's White House access at least temporarily The initial ruling does[...]

Fox News More Support CNN in Trump/Acosta Lawsuit White House Submits Brief (UPDATE)

Fox News, More Support CNN in Trump/Acosta Lawsuit; White House Submits Brief (UPDATE)

No journalist has a First Amendment right to enter the White House and the President need not survive First Amendment scrutiny whenever he exercises his discretion to deny an individual journalist one of the many hundreds of passes granting on-demand access to the White House complex." [caption id="attachment_943487" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit (left): CNN/(right): Michael Vadon[/caption]In the[...]

CNN Sues Trump White House to Reinstate Acosta Alleges 1st 5th Amendment Violations (UPDATE)

CNN Sues Trump White House to Reinstate Acosta; Alleges 1st, 5th Amendment Violations (UPDATE)

The news network has filed a lawsuit to have Acosta's "hard pass" press credential access reinstated after they were suspended following a contentious press conference exchange between Acosta and Trump.[caption id="attachment_943487" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit (left): CNN/(right): Michael Vadon[/caption]In the lawsuit, CNN alleges that revoking access violates CNN and Acosta's First Amendment rights of freedom of[...]