LMG RI Holdings v RI Superior Court - A court case that The ACLU of Rhode Island is currently involved in.

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LMG RI Holdings v RI Superior Court (2018)

Category: Active Case    Free Speech    Open Government    

About This Case:
This is an amicus brief in support of a federal lawsuit filed by the Providence Journal seeking a ruling on the constitutionality of Superior Court Associate Justice Netti Vogel’s controversial orders in April that initially blocked the release of the juror list, and barred members of the public from contacting the jurors, in a completed, high-profile murder case.

ACLU Cooperating Attorneys:
Thomas W. Lyons
Rhiannon S. Huffman

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  • Jul 31, 2018 - ACLU and Media Groups Submit Brief in Lawsuit Challenging Court’s Denial of Jury List in Murder Case
  • May 09, 2018 - Groups Submit Brief Challenging Court’s Denial of Jury List in Murder Case
  • May 02, 2018 - ACLU Statement on Judge Vogel Barring Contact with Jurors in DePina Trial