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Reporter Joseph Hosey will not be forced to reveal the source of a leak in a northern Illinois murder case.

The Associated Press reported appellate court judges reversed a lower-court ruling that ordered Hosey to name his source.

The Shop Talk panelists kick around the idea of defining who should be considered a journalist.

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the case of Patch.com reporter Joe Hosey.