This month, a California judge issued an order to take down Wikileaks.org, a controversial website allowing users to anonymously leak secret documents online. Now privacy activists are concerned the decision could stifle speech on the web and discourage whistle-blowers. Kojo explores a case some are calling the Internet’s version of the “Pentagon Papers”.

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  • John Morris General Counsel, Director of the Internet Standards, Technology and Policy Project, Center for Democracy and Technology
  • Aden Fine Senior Staff Attorney, American Civil Liberties Union
  • Steven Aftergood Director, Project on Government Secrecy at the Federation of American Scientists

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