Journalists ‘at risk of jail time’ under new foreign interference laws – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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  • Media organisations and unions say they cannot support bill unless exemptions made for journalists
  • Claim existing security laws already undermine media’s role in informing Australians
  • Brandis described announcement as most significant overhaul of espionage laws in decades

via Journalists ‘at risk of jail time’ under new foreign interference laws – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)