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New calls to allow cameras in court

WASHINGTON (AP) — There are new calls to open the U.S. Supreme Court to cameras, or at least microphones. Rep. Mike Quigley, a Chicago-area Democrat, introduced a bill last week that would require live streaming audio of arguments at the ...

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Senators renew push for cameras in the courtroom

A bipartisan group of Senate lawmakers has introduced a bill to give federal trial and appellate judges the authority to allow cameras in the courtroom. The Sunshine in the Courtroom Act, S. 410, would allow the chief judge of a federal trial ...

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Lawmakers want to end closed door policy

When the U.S. Supreme Court closed its front doors to the public, ending the practice of having visitors ascend the great marble staircase in front of the building and pass through the massive, bronze doors under the words ...

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