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SketchBook 3-20-2013 – Lawyers in their natural habitat: Federal Court

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I was sitting in on a Federal Court hearing in downtown Atlanta and sketched a few of the attorneys present. It’s interesting that lawyers are allowed to bring in their laptops and iPhones but the other people present must relinquish … Continue reading

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Reporting in Court

Welcome to the era of the Show Trial, where Courtroom access and direct reporting of criminal and civil trials are included in both news and entertainment media… It’s called Rule 11, and you must certify with your media credentials to … Continue reading

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Student Media in Atlanta Court

An Atlanta court hearing took place for a student journalist.  A member of the press was barred from bringing her equipment, which was subsequently seized and impounded by the security detail at the courthouse building.  Free speech is no longer … Continue reading

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