Georgia

Ga. Supreme Court considers whether to open up cold cases

Scott Albright | Freedom of Information | Analysis | December 7, 2007
Analysis
December 7, 2007

The Georgia Supreme Court is in the midst of a case that should be frustratingly familiar to most police and crime reporters, regardless of the state law involved.

Terrorism suspect's hearing open to public

Secret Courts | Feature | October 24, 2007
Feature
October 24, 2007

Oct. 24, 2007  ·   A pre-trial hearing scheduled to begin Monday in Atlanta, in which prosecutors are expected to air 12 hours of recorded interviews between law enforcement agents and a suspect accused of aiding terrorists, will be open to the public and press after a federal judge denied the suspect's motion seeking to keep it closed.

Prosecutor says video obtained legally is child pornography

Secret Courts | Feature | July 20, 2007
Feature
July 20, 2007

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   GEORGIA   ·   Secret Courts   ·   July 20, 2007

Judge opens pretrial hearing in murder case to public

Secret Courts | Feature | July 6, 2007
Feature
July 6, 2007

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   GEORGIA   ·   Secret Courts   ·   July 6, 2007

Reporters banned from House floor

Newsgathering | Feature | March 26, 2007
Feature
March 26, 2007

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   GEORGIA   ·   Newsgathering   ·   March 26, 2007


Reporters banned from House floor

Scope of anti-SLAPP law limited to official proceedings

Libel | Feature | November 30, 2006
Feature
November 30, 2006

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   GEORGIA   ·   Libel   ·   Nov. 30, 2006

Cameras will be allowed in courthouse shooting trial

Secret Courts | Feature | November 15, 2006
Feature
November 15, 2006

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   GEORGIA   ·   Secret Courts   ·   Nov. 15, 2006

Grand-jury secrecy not enough to close county meeting

Freedom of Information | Feature | July 11, 2006
Feature
July 11, 2006

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   GEORGIA   ·   Freedom of Information   ·   July 11, 2006

Atlanta's bids for racing hall, Super Bowl must be public

Freedom of Information | Feature | April 17, 2006
Feature
April 17, 2006

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   GEORGIA   ·   Freedom of Information   ·   April 17, 2006

Sheriff denies reporters access

Newsgathering | Feature | March 17, 2006
Feature
March 17, 2006

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   GEORGIA   ·   Newsgathering   ·   March 17, 2006


Sheriff denies reporters access