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Constitutional – Ban on broadcasting criminal proceedings challenged (access required)

Where Maryland Rules require the recording of proceedings and allow the public to obtain copies of those proceedings, a ban on broadcasting those recordings was subject to strict scrutiny. Because the district court applied only intermediate scrutiny in upholding the ban, its decision was vacated. Background Maryland Rules broadly require the electronic recording of proceedings, including criminal ...

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