David E. McCraw is an American lawyer and legal advisor. He currently serves as the Vice President and Assistant General Counsel at the New York Times.
On this episode of Stay Tuned, "Truth in the Trump Era," host Preet Bharara answers your questions about:-- The 2020 census-- Bill Barr-- Security clearances-- The term, "hinked up" David McCraw, Deputy General Counsel at the New York Times and author of Truth in our Times: Insider the Fight for Press Freedom in the Age of Alternative Facts, joins Preet for a wide-ranging conversation about press freedoms, press bias, and the legal battles over truth. [Interview begins 11 minutes into the episode] Bonus clips from the interview are available for members of the CAFE Insider community Sign up to receive free references and supplemental materials for Stay Tuned episodes, a weekly newsletter, and updates from Preet. Tweet your questions to @PreetBharara with the hashtag #askpreet, email us at staytuned@cafe.com, or call 669-247-7338 and leave a voicemail.
When a newspaper has a scoop that could ruffle some feathers, it’s a safe bet that the paper’s lawyer will want to take a look. David E. McCraw is deputy general counsel for The New York Times, and he joins host Krys Boyd to talk about the delicate line between protecting the paper’s voice while also guarding it from legal trouble. His new book is called “Truth in Our Times: Inside the Fight for Press Freedom in the Age of Alternative Facts” (All Points Books).
David McCraw, deputy general counsel for 'The New York Times,' talks about legal issues he's faced on the job — from the president's lawyer threatening to sue for libel to the decision to publish WikiLeaks documents and #MeToo allegations. His book is 'Truth in Our Times.'Jazz critic Kevin Whitehead reviews the album 'Take the Neon Lights' from Steph Richards' quartet.
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