Court of Appeals gives NewsChannel 5 Phil Williams a win in ongoing libel case by DA

The Court of Appeals affirmed today that fair and accurate news reports of judicial proceedings are protected from defamation claims, giving a win to NewsChannel 5 and its chief investigative Continue Reading

TCOG urges Tennessee Supreme Court to allow journalists to use electronic tools in courtrooms

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release Aug. 3, 2015 Contacts: Lucian T. Pera, vice president, Tennessee Coalition for Open Government (901) 524-5278, lucian.pera@arlaw.com Deborah Fisher, executive director, Tennessee Coalition for Open Continue Reading

City of Nashville declines records request that could help show judges’ hours at courthouse

The city of Nashville declined part of a recent public records request by The Tennesssean that would have shown the time of day Davidson County judges used their access cards to Continue Reading