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Format: 2017-03-22
Format: 2017-03-22
September 14, 1993
MAINE -- The future of cameras and broadcast equipment in Maine's trial courts will remain undecided until Nov. 30, following a two-year experimental project that ended in August. Between July 1991 and August 1993, the experiment permitted broadcasters and photographers access to certain proceedings in Bangor and Portland trial courts, except those involving sex and some violent crimes.
September 14, 1993
NORTH CAROLINA -- A Greensboro eye clinic filed a defamation lawsuit in federal district court in Greensboro in late August against NBC, alleging that the program "Dateline NBC" falsely accused the clinic of nearly performing unnecessary surgery on a patient.