Saturday, January 4, 2014

The Right to Photograph & Record in Public: Panel Discussion in Florida





The Right to Photograph & Record in Public

 National Press Photographers Association (NPPA), Sponsored by Broward County ACLU & SDX Foundation of Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ)

Saturday, January 25, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM (EST)
Plantation, FL

Register here.


An expert panel discussion regarding First Amendment rights:
What are the rights of citizens & the press to photograph and record in public?

Can police seize and view those images or order them to be deleted?

What is some of the most recent caselaw regarding these issues?

How can we foster a better understanding of our respective rights & responsibilities in order to have a greater respect for the roles that everyone plays in newsgathering and free speech?


Moderator:
Mickey H. Osterreicher, General Counsel, National Press Photographers Association

Panelists:                                                                
Marc Rohr, Prof. of Constitutional Law at Nova University Law School
Ron Gunzberger, General Counsel, Broward Sheriff’s Office
Carlos Miller, Journalist/Blogger/Activist and founder of Photography is Not a Crime
Radley Balko, Journalist, author and editor at The Washington Post