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Cameras in the Cook County courts

By Matthew Hector
February
2015
LawPulse
Page 12
The nation's largest unified court system is opening up to television and still-camera coverage. Here's how the pilot program works.

Judicial proceedings may now be videotaped and broadcast or televised. PA 097-1099

January
2013
Illinois Law Update
Page 16
The Illinois Code of Civil Procedure has been amended to allow videotaping and broadcasting or televising of judicial proceedings. 735 ILCS 5/8-701.

Cameras Come to Illinois Courts

By L. Jay Jackson
November
2012
Article
Page 592
Here's a look at the pilot programs underway in state and federal court, along with a few pointers from lawyers who have conducted trials in the media spotlight.

Cameras come to Illinois trial courts

By Adam W. Lasker
March
2012
LawPulse
Page 126
The high court launches a pilot program to allow cameras in four Illinois county courtrooms.

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