Reporters React to DoJ Seizure of AP Phone Records

UnknownThe Department of Justice secretly obtained two months worth of telephone records of The Associated Press, the AP announced today, calling it a “‘massive and unprecedented intrusion’ into how news organizations gather the news.”

Journalists who use Twitter as a real-time way to react to breaking news were quick to tweet about it. Here are some of our favorites:

https://twitter.com/carr2n/status/334055243379785728

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