An Iowa reporter could face jail time for her coverage of Chris Soules' case.

It's not everyday you hear of journalists being threatened with jail time and a fine for covering a court case. This bizarre news puts another spin on the case of Iowa Bachelor Chris Soules, who was arrested and facing felony charges after rear-ending a tractor that killed a fellow farmer.

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Elizabeth Amanieh recorded the hearing on her cell phone, which ended up being viewed publicly, allegedly violating the judge's orders that video coverage must be pre-approved.

Both Chris Soules and reporter, Elizabeth Amanieh plead 'not guilty' to their respective charges in court.

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