Presidential Election Media Lawyers Hotline

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  • 11.04.2016

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press has announced that its volunteer media lawyers will staff a 24/7 hotline for newsgathering issues that could arise around the upcoming election.  This may be a useful resource in addition to dedicated First Amendment counsel on staff or on call.

You may reach volunteer lawyers staffing the hotline:

Through the Reporters Committee website:

By email:

By calling the hotline: 1-800-336-4243.

Please contact News Media Alliance Vice President, Public Policy Danielle Coffey with any questions or for more information.



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