COM 4410: Mass Media Law


Discusses the legal issues affecting the mass media, including First Amendment rights, libel, fair trial rights, privacy, and public access to information. Students study the U.S. Constitution, court cases, and legislative actions that are the foundations for media law.


  1. Identify the obligations and rights of the media in a free society.
  2. Evaluate the importance of a free press and its legal limits.
  3. Examine the basic tenants of our legal system relating to the media.




Mass media law (Rev: 18)

Publisher: McGraw-Hill (2013)
Author: Pember, D. R., & Calvert, C.
ISBN: 9780073526188
Price: $163.48

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