Jacob J. Hutt
Jacob J. Hutt is the William J. Brennan Fellow with the ACLU's Speech, Privacy, and Technology Project. Jacob is a graduate of Harvard College and New York University School of Law.
Articles by this author
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
A TV Mega-Merger That’s Bad for the First Amendment
The Federal Communications Commission is currently considering a corporate acquisition that would make a single company — Sinclair Broadcasting Group — the largest owner of local TV stations in history. Americans watch more local news than cable news or network news, making that medium key for...
Sunday, December 31, 2017
How a Supreme Court Ruling Could Embolden Police Retaliation Against Political Speech
Earlier this year, a photojournalist headed to a Black Lives Matter protest in Times Square against the New York Police Department, and took out his camera to film it. As he approached a crowd of protesters, he heard a police supervisor instruct his officers to “just take somebody and put them in...