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  • Alaska

    D. John McKay
    117 E. Cook Ave.
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907) 274-3154

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  • Arizona

    Daniel C. Barr
    Katherine E. May
    Perkins Coie LLP
    2901 North Central Avenue, Suite 2000
    Phoenix, Arizona 85012
    (602) 351-8000
    dbarr@perkinscoie.com
    kmay@perkinscoie.com

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  • Arkansas

    John E. Tull III
    Kristine G. Baker
    Amber M. Davis
    Sarah E. DeLoach
    Quattlebaum, Grooms, Tull & Burrow PLLC
    111 Center Street, Suite 1900
    Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
    (501) 379-1700
    John J. Watkins
    William H. Enfield Professor of Law
    Robert A. Leflar Law Center
    University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
    Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701
    (479) 575-2456

    Richard J. Peltz
    Associate Professor of Law
    William H. Bowen School of Law
    University of Arkansas at Little Rock
    1201 McMath Avenue
    Little Rock, Ark. 72202
    (501) 324-9962

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  • California

    Duffy Carolan
    Jassy Vick Carolan LLP

    601 Montgomery Street, Suite 850
    San Francisco, CA 94111
    (415) 539-3399
    dcarolan@jassyvick.com

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  • Colorado

    Steven D. Zansberg, Thomas B. Kelley, and Gregory P. Szewczyk
    Ballard Spahr LLP
    1225 17th Street
Suite 2300
    Denver, CO  80202

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  • Connecticut

    William S. Fish, Jr.
    HINCKLEY, ALLEN & SNYDER LLP
    20 Church Street – 18th Floor
    Hartford, Connecticut 06103
    (860) 725-6200

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  • Delaware

    Updated by RCFP staff based on an earlier edition by Chad M. Shandler, Laura D. Hatcher, Richards, Layton & Finger, Wilmington, Del.

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  • District of Columbia

    Stephen J. Fuzesi, Esq.

    A. Joshua Podoll, Esq.

    WILLIAMS & CONNOLLY LLP
    725 12th Street, N.W.
    Washington, D.C. 20005
    (202) 434-5000

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  • Georgia

    Peter C. Canfield[1]
    Jones Day
    1420 Peachtree Street, N.E.
    Suite 800
    Atlanta, GA 30309-3053
    Tel: (404) 581-8956
    pcanfield@jonesday.com

    [1] The views reflected in this compendium are personal to its author and do not necessarily represent those of Jones Day.

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  • Hawaii

    Jeffrey S. Portnoy
    Elijah Yip
    John P. Duchemin
    CADES SCHUTTE LLP
    1000 Bishop Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
    (808) 521-9200

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  • Idaho

    Debora K. Kristensen, Esq.
    dkk@givenspursley.com
    GIVENS PURSLEY, LLP
    601 W. Bannock Street
    Boise, Idaho 83702
    Tel: (208) 388-1200
    Fax: (208) 388-1300
    www.givenspursley.com

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  • Illinois

    Donald M. Craven, Esq.
    Donald M. Craven, P.C.
    1005 North Seventh Street
    Springfield, Illinois 62702-3918
    (217) 544-1777 (telephone)
    (217) 544-0713 (facsimile)
    http://www.cravenlawoffice.com

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  • Indiana

    Margaret Christensen
    Jessica O. Laurin
    BINGHAM GREENEBAUM DOLL LLP
    10 West Market Street
    Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
    Telephone: (317) 968-5493
    Email: mchristensen@bgdlegal.com

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  • Iowa

    Michael A. Giudicessi and Susan P. Elgin
    Faegre Baker Daniels LLP
    801 Grand Avenue, 33rd Floor
    Des Moines, Iowa 50309-8011
    Telephone:  515-248-9000
    Facsimile:  515-248-9010
    Email:  michael.giudicessi@faegrebd.com

    Douglas L. Phillips
    Klass Law Firm, L.L.P.
    4280 Sergeant Road, Suite 290
    Sioux City, Iowa 51106
    (712) 252-1866, ext. 230 (telephone)
    (712) 252-5822 (facsimile)
    Phillips@klasslaw.com

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  • Kansas

    Michael W. Merriam

    2780 SW Jewell
    Topeka, KS 66611

    785-640-5485
    merriam@merriamlaw.net
    Christianna Pruden, Research Assistant

     

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    Maxwell E. Kautsch

    810 Pennsylvania St., #207

    Lawrence, KS  66044

    (785) 840-0077

    maxk@kautschlaw.com

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  • Kentucky

    Jeremy S. Rogers
    DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP
    101 South Fifth Street
    Suite 2500
    Louisville, KY 40202
    (502) 540-2300
    Fax (502) 585-2207
    jeremy.rogers@dinsmore.com

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  • Louisiana

    Mary Ellen Roy
    Roym@phelps.com
    Dan Zimmerman
    dan.zimmerman@phelps.com
    Phelps Dunbar LLP
    365 Canal Street, 20th Floor
    New Orleans LA 70130
    Tel. (504) 566-1311
    Fax (504) 568-9130

    and

    Jack M. Weiss
    jmweiss@liskow.com 
    Liskow & Lewis
    701 Poydras St Ste 5000
    New Orleans LA, 70139
    Tel. (504) 556-4048

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  • Maine

    Sigmund D. Schutz
    PRETI, FLAHERTY, BELIVEAU, &
    PACHIOS, LLP
    P.O. Box 9546
    One City Center
    Portland, Maine 04112-9546
    Tel: 207-791-3000
    Fax: 207-791-3111
    Internet: www.preti.com

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  • Maryland

    Robin D. Leone, Esq.

    SAUL EWING ARNSTEIN & LEHR LLP
    500 East Pratt Street
    Baltimore, Maryland 21202
    (410) 332-8600

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  • Michigan

    Herschel P. Fink

    James L. Kresta

    JAFFE RAITT HEUER & WEISS, P.C.

    Grand Park Centre Building

    Detroit, MI 48226-1686

    (313) 800-6515

    Email: hfink@jaffelaw.com

    Brian D. Wassom
    Kristina Araya

    WARNER NORCROSS + JUDD LLP

    2000 Town Center Dr., Ste. 2700

    Southfield, MI 48075

    (248) 784-5039

    E-mail: bwassom@wnj.com

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  • Minnesota

    2018 edition:

    Leita Walker
    (walkerl@ballardspahr.com; (612) 371-6222)
    Ballard Spahr LLP
    2000 IDS Center
    80 South 8th St.
    Minneapolis, MN 55402-2119

    Shannon Jankowski
    (Shannon.Jankowski@FaegreBD.com; (612) 766-7646)
    John P. Borger
    (John.Borger@FaegreBD.com; (612) 766-7501 (retired))
    Faegre Baker Daniels LLP
    2200 Wells Fargo Center
    90 S. Seventh Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55402
    www.faegrebd.com

    (Includes information from prior edition written by Paul R. Hannah)

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  • Missouri

    Benjamin A. Lipman
    Vice-President of Legal Affairs and General Counsel
    (702) 383-0224
    blipman@reviewjournal.com

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  • Montana

    Peter Michael Meloy, Esq.
    MELOY LAW FIRM
    P.O. Box 1241
    Helena, Montana 59624-1241

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  • Nebraska

    Shawn D. Renner
    Cline, Williams, Wright
    Johnson & Oldfather
    1900 U.S. Bank Building
    233 South 13th Street
    Lincoln, NE 68508
    (402) 474-6900
    srenner@clinewilliams.com

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  • Nevada

    Kristen Gallagher, Esq.

    Adam Hosmer-Henner, Esq.
    McDonald Carano LLP
    2300 W. Sahara Avenue

    Suite 1200

    Las Vegas, NV 89102

    (702) 873-4100

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  • New Hampshire

    William L. Chapman
    wlc@orr-reno.com
    Nathaniel B. Morse
    nmorse@orr-reno.com
    ORR & RENO, P.A.
    One Eagle Square, P.O. Box 3550
    Concord, New Hampshire 03302-3550
    603-224-2381

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  • New Jersey

    Thomas J. Cafferty, Esq.
    Nomi I. Lowy Esq.
    Lauren James-Weir, Esq.

    Charlotte Howells, Esq.
    Gibbons P.C.
    One Gateway Center
    Newark, New Jersey 07102
    (973) 596-4863

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  • New Mexico

    Christina C. Sheehan

    Modrall, Sperling, Roehl, Harris & Sisk, P.A.
    500 Fourth Street, Suite 1000
    Post Office Box 2168
    Albuquerque, New Mexico 87103-2168

    Patrick J. Rogers

    Patrick J. Rogers, LLC

    20 First Plaza Center NW, Suite 725

    Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102

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  • North Carolina

    C. Amanda Martin, amartin@smvt.com
    Michael J. Tadych, mike@smvt.com
    Stevens Martin Vaughn & Tadych, PLLC
    The Historic Pilot Mill
    1101 Haynes Street, Suite 100
    Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
    (919) 582-2300; (866) 593-7695

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  • North Dakota

    Amy Oster, Esq.
    Crowley Fleck PLLP
    100 West Broadway, Suite 250
    Bismarck, North Dakota 58501
    (701) 223-6585

    Last updated February 2019

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  • Ohio

    Andrew Geronimo
    Stanton Foundation Fellow, First Amendment Project
    Case Western Reserve University School of Law
    11075 East Boulevard
    Cleveland, Ohio 44106

    David Marburger
    Marburger Law LLC
    14700 Detroit Ave., Suite 1
    Cleveland, OH 44107

    With research contributions from Marcus Mazurowski, Coreen Debelak, and Max Marhulik, students in the First Amendment Lab at Case Western Reserve University School of Law.

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  • Oklahoma

    David McCullough
    Of Counsel
    Doerner, Saunders, Daniel & Anderson
    1800 N. Interstate Dr., Suite 104
    Norman, Oklahoma 73072
    (405) 319-3501

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  • Oregon

    Duane A. Bosworth
    Derek D. Green
    DAVIS WRIGHT TREMAINE LLP
    1300 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 2400
    Portland, Oregon 97201-5610
    Phone: (503) 241-2300

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  • Rhode Island

    Joseph V. Cavanagh, Jr. Esq.
    Robert J. Cavanagh, Jr. Esq.
    BLISH & CAVANAGH
    Commerce Center
    30 Exchange Terrace
    Providence, Rhode Island 02903
    (401) 831-8900

    (Updated by RCFP staff)

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  • South Carolina

    Jay Bender
    BAKER, RAVENEL & BENDER, L.L.P.
    3710 Landmark Dr., Suite 400
    Post Office Box 8057
    Columbia, SC 29202
    (803) 799-9091

    Updated by
    Taylor M. Smith IV
    Harrison, Radeker & Smith, P.A.
    P.O. Box 50143
    Columbia, SC 29250
    (803) 779-2211
    www.harrisonfirm.com

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  • South Dakota

    Jon E. Arneson
    123 South Main Avenue, Suite 202
    Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57104
    E-mail: Jea44@aol.com
    Telephone: (605) 335-0083

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  • Tennessee

    KING & BALLOW
    Douglas R. Pierce
    1100 Union Street Plaza
    315 Union Street
    Nashville, TN 37201
    (615) 259-3456

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  • Texas

    Charles L. Babcock
    Jackson Walker L.L.P.
    1401 McKinney Street
    Suite 1900
    Houston, Texas 77010
    (713) 752-4200

    Paul C. Watler
    Eric D. Wong
    Jackson Walker L.L.P.
    2323 Ross Avenue
    Suite 600
    Dallas, TX 75201
    (214) 953-6000

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  • Utah

    Jeffrey J. Hunt, Esq.
    Austin J. Riter, Esq.

    Michael S. Anderson, Esq.

    April M. Medley, Esq.
    PARR BROWN GEE & LOVELESS
    185 South State Street, Suite 800
    Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
    jhunt@parrbrown.com
    ariter@parrbrown.com

    manderson@parrbrown.com

    amedley@parrbrown.com
    (801) 532-7840

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  • Vermont

    Robert B. Hemley, Esq.
    Erin M. Moore, Esq.

    GRAVEL AND SHEA
    76 St. Paul Street
    P.O. Box 369
    Burlington, VT 05402
    (802) 658-0220
    Fax: (802) 658-1456
    rhemley@gravelshea.com
    emoore@gravelshea.com

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  • Virginia

    Craig T. Merritt, Esquire
    David B. Lacy, Esquire
    Christian & Barton, L.L.P.
    909 East Main Street
    Suite 1200
    Richmond, Virginia 23219-3095

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  • Washington

    Eric M. Stahl, ericstahl@dwt.com
    Michael J. Killeen, michaelkilleen@dwt.com
    DAVIS WRIGHT TREMAINE
    1201 Second Avenue
    Suite 2200
    Seattle, Washington 98101-3045
    (206) 622-3150

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  • West Virginia

    Patrick C. McGinley
    Judge Charles H. Haden II Professor of Law
    West Virginia University
    College of Law
    P.O. Box 6130
    Morgantown, WV 26507-6130
    (304) 552-2631
    patrick.mcginley@mail.wvu.edu

    and

    Suzanne M. Weise
    Visiting Associate Professor of Law
    West Virginia University
    College of Law
    P.O. Box 6130
    Morgantown, WV 26507-6130
    (304-293-3367)
    suzanne.weise@mail.wvu.edu

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  • Wyoming

    Bruce T. Moats, Esquire
    Law Office of Bruce T. Moats, P.C.
    2515 Pioneer Avenue
    Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001
    (307) 778-8844

    Michael J. Krampner, Esq., prepared the first edition of this work in 1989 with Lee Miller, Esq., who prepared the second edition in 1993. Dave Evans, Esq., prepared the third edition in 1997.

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