Full Mass. Supreme Judicial Court to Hear OpenCourt Archive Arguments
The question of whether the state can order OpenCourt to redact media footage collected in a public courtroom will be heard before the full state supreme court, a single justice of the highest court in Massachusetts ruled this morning.
Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Justice Margot Botsford reserved ruling following a 45-minute long hearing this morning, opting to report the matter to the full court. A public hearing before the seven-member SJC is likely get an October date.
Above: Click to listen to the entire audio recording of this morning’s SJC hearing.
Above: Click to listen to Radio Boston’s interview with WBUR reporter David Boeri.
Update, Friday August 5: The Boston Globe’s story about the August 4 hearing.