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08/11/2000
Photojournalists at next week's Democratic National Convention will not be able to cover any protests near the convention from the air because of rules imposing an aircraft ban around Staples Center.
08/08/2000
Every major political protest recently -- from World Bank meetings to the Elian Gonzales case to the Republican convention -- has had one thing in common: the arrest of, interference with or outright assault on journalists covering the news. To...
07/27/2000
Recent political protests over everything from World Bank meetings to the Elian Gonzales case have had one thing in common -- the arrest of, interference with or outright assault on journalists covering the news. To prevent or at least minimize...
06/05/2000
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press today urged a California judge to reduce the six-month sentence imposed on freelance photojournalist Larry Erickson, who was arrested and convicted over a confrontation with Redlands, Calif., police...
06/02/2000
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press today expressed disappointment in the decision of the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals to reverse a lower court judge and ban all television coverage of the court proceedings of accused Oklahoma...