May 17, 2022

Access to Information: Mass. Court OKs Live, Unedited Court Proceedings

From WBUR (Boston):

The highest court in Massachusetts has rejected two challenges to a pilot project that continuously streams live, unedited court proceedings from one of the busiest courtrooms in Massachusetts.

The OpenCourt project, run by WBUR, began in May with cameras recording and streaming live over the Internet from Quincy District Court.

Direct to OpenCourt, OpenCourt Live Video Stream, and OpenCourt Video Archive

See Also: “Supreme Judicial Court Rules in Favor of OpenCourt
Includes passages from the ruling.

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