Stories tagged: Charles Brown
Mon., July 9, 2012, 2:35 p.m.
Media wins execution access case, state pays fees
The state of Idaho and a group of Idaho news media have agreed that all Idaho executions should be open to media witnesses from start to finish, ending a lawsuit …
Sat., June 9, 2012
Idaho ordered to open executions
The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals sided with the news media late Friday, ordering a preliminary injunction to require Idaho to permit full viewing of the upcoming execution of …
Fri., June 8, 2012, 6:27 p.m.
9th Circuit orders Idaho executions opened up
The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has sided with the news media, ordering a preliminary injunction to require Idaho to permit full viewing of the upcoming execution of Richard …
Fri., June 8, 2012
Idaho execution rule puzzles court
PASADENA, Calif. – A federal appeals court raised sharp questions Thursday about why Idaho’s not complying with its 2002 decision that the First Amendment requires witnesses to be able to …
Tue., June 5, 2012
Idaho has long history of execution witnesses
Editor’s note: Reporter Betsy Z. Russell, president of the Idaho Press Club, researched the issue of media witnesses to executions both for this article and for the news media’s court …
Mon., June 4, 2012, 5:38 p.m.
News media witnesses at executions an Idaho tradition
As Idaho’s news media spar with the state in federal court over limits on access to executions, the case has turned a spotlight onto Idaho’s long and consistent history of …