Ohio

Hearing needed to restrict media from showing juvenile

Secret Courts | Feature | October 4, 2007
Feature
October 4, 2007

Oct. 4, 2007  ·   Ohio's highest court ruled Sept. 26 that a judge violated state court rules when he prohibited the media from photographing a juvenile murder suspect's face without an evidentiary hearing.

Freelance photojournalist found guilty

Newsgathering | Feature | October 2, 2007
Feature
October 2, 2007

Oct. 2, 2007  ·   A Toledo, Ohio, jury returned a mixed verdict Sept. 28 in the case of two freelance photographers who were arrested while covering a Nazi rally in December 2005.

Jeffrey Sauger, a freelance photojournalist working for European Pressphoto Agency, was found guilty of criminal trespass, while Jim West, a freelance photojournalist working for the Southern Poverty Law Center, was acquitted on the charge of failure to disperse.

Trial begins for photojournalists

Newsgathering | Feature | September 26, 2007
Feature
September 26, 2007

Sep. 26, 2007  ·   The trial begins today for two freelance photojournalists who were arrested nearly two years ago while covering a Nazi rally in Toledo, Ohio.

Jeffrey Sauger and Jim West were both taking pictures of the rally on Dec. 10 2005, when they were arrested.

High court recognizes false light claim

Privacy | Feature | June 6, 2007
Feature
June 6, 2007

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   OHIO   ·   Privacy   ·   June 6, 2007


High court recognizes false light claim

Judge orders partial gag order on child custody case

Secret Courts | Feature | April 24, 2007
Feature
April 24, 2007

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   OHIO   ·   Secret Courts   ·   April 24, 2007


Judge orders partial gag order on child custody case

Reporters can keep notes but may testify

Reporter's Privilege | Feature | February 15, 2007
Feature
February 15, 2007

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   OHIO   ·   Confidentiality/Privilege   ·   Feb. 15, 2007


Reporters can keep notes but may testify

Private contractor not subject to public records act

Freedom of Information | Feature | January 4, 2007
Feature
January 4, 2007

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   OHIO   ·   Freedom of Information   ·   Jan. 4, 2007

Journalists covering election threatened with arrest

Newsgathering | Feature | November 8, 2006
Feature
November 8, 2006

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   OHIO   ·   Newsgathering   ·   Nov. 8, 2006


Journalists covering election threatened with arrest

Executive privilege narrowed in records case

Freedom of Information | Feature | July 28, 2006
Feature
July 28, 2006

NEWS MEDIA UPDATE   ·   OHIO   ·   Freedom of Information   ·   July 28, 2006

Paper's lawsuit uncovers identity of dead man used in sting

Freedom of Information | Feature | June 5, 2006
Feature
June 5, 2006