Student Journalist Sentenced to Write an Essay

As a penance for having followed a crowd of protesters into an administration building last fall to videorecord the 11-hour occupation, U.C. Berkeley student journalist Josh Wolf—who's already spent long months in a federal jail after filming an anarchist riot—has been ordered to write an essay, reports Nanette Asimov in the San Francisco Chronicle. The assigned topic? How the university should treat student journalists.


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