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Court Upholds Public Right of Access to Court Documents

Court Upholds Public Right of Access to Court Documents

Email updates on news, actions,and events in your area.DEEPLINKS BLOGShare ItA core part of EFF’s mission is transparency and access to information, because we know that in a nation bound by the rule of law, the public must have the ability to know the law and how it is being applied. That’s why the default rule is that the public must have full access to court records—even if those records contain unsavory details. Any departure from that rule must be narrow and well-justified.But litigants and judges aren’t always rigorous in upholding that principle. For example, when Brian Fargo sued...

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The Constitution Does Not Allow Courts to Silence Criticism of Local Police Departments

The Constitution Does Not Allow Courts to Silence Criticism of Local Police Departments

Email updates on news, actions,and events in your area.DEEPLINKS BLOGShare ItEFF has urging the Tennessee Supreme Court to overturn a court order that would otherwise ban a victim from disclosing that she was subject to domestic violence or from speaking out about the police department’s handling of the investigation. The court order was issued under a Tennessee law that authorizes preliminary injunctions against speech in divorce cases. Importantly, the order banned the statement without any judicial determination that the allegations were false or in any way legally actionable. Pamela...

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