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Guess which state just passed a landmark shield law to protect reporters? | Poynter.

Maybe it will make “Jeopardy!” soon: “This state now offers the most protection for a reporter’s electronic records. ”Is it a liberal bastion like New York, California or Connecticut? As of Thursday, it’s Montana. Indeed, a libertarian Republican state legislator was central to pushing through the first state law anywhere that mandates the media be given notice of third party subpoenas.