University of Pittsburgh

John Burkoff on Cameras in Court

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August 17, 2011

Professor John Burkoff discussed the decision of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to allow telecasts of arguments.  Arguments will be taped and not broadcast live.  Professor Burkoff supports the idea.  "There are cameras everywhere. You're being watched on the street. I think that there is a generational tilt toward more openness, and cameras in the courtroom is essentially inevitable."

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