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The Press Freedom Defense Fund

The Press Freedom Defense Fund provides essential legal support for journalists, news organizations, and whistleblowers who are targeted by powerful figures because they have tried to bring to light information that is in the public interest and necessary for a functioning democracy.

For more information, click here.

To read PFDF’s statement regarding the killing of five Capital Gazette employees in Annapolis, Maryland, click here.

To read PFDF’s statement on whistleblower Reality Winner’s plea agreement, click here.

To read PFDF’s statement on the surveillance and targeting of a New York Times reporter, click here.

To read PFDF’s statement on the prosecution of former FBI Agent Terry James Albury under the Espionage Act, click here.