TBALink Opinion-Flash

December 30, 1996 -- Volume #2 -- Number #123

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IN RE:  MEDIA COVERAGE-- SUPREME COURT RULE 30

Court:TSC - Rules                          

Judge:  BIRCH

First Paragraph:

This Court, pursuant to our supervisory role over the judicial system
of this State, adopted Supreme Court Rule 30, which governed media
coverage of judicial proceedings in Tennessee for a one-year period
beginning January 1, 1996, and ending on December 31, 1996.  The
one-year pilot program authorized media coverage, including
television, subject to the presiding judge's authority to control the
court proceedings, to maintain decorum, to guarantee the safety of
participants, and to ensure the fair and impartial administration of
justice.

URL:http://www.tba.org/tba_files/TSC_Rules/RUL30_ORD.WP6

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