Posts Tagged ‘first amendment’

  • Sanity prevails in LA Times prior-restraint case Friday, August 20, 2010 � by scott

    Appeals court overrules judge’s order barring Los Angeles Times news photographer from publishing pictures the judge had already given permission to take.

  • First Amendment gets another challenge Friday, August 6, 2010 � by scott

    In yet another decision undermining the First Amendment, a Los Angeles County judge bars a Los Angeles Times photographer from publishing photos he had already taken — with the court’s permission.

  • Judge sees the light, lifts gag order Tuesday, August 3, 2010 � by scott

    A Washington, D.C., district court judge has lifted her order barring the National Law Journal from quoting court records, defusing what was shaping up to be a major First Amendment battle.

  • Judges tell newspapers: Unring that bell* Tuesday, July 6, 2010 � by scott

    In a bit of historical air-brushing, two Pennsylvania judges have ordered two newspapers to expunge five defendants’ name from their archives. No, really.