Pilot Program Puts Cameras In Federal Courts

Law360, New York (September 15, 2010, 1:33 PM EDT) -- Cameras will be allowed in some federal district courtrooms during civil cases under a pilot program announced by the Judicial Conference of the United States.

The 27-member conference, which is made up of federal judges and sets policy for the federal court system, voted Tuesday to begin the program, but said most details of its development and implementation would be determined later by the the group's Committee on Court Administration and Case Management.

According to a statement by the conference, participation in the pilot program will...
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