Fifth Annual Report Released on New Media’s Impact on the Judiciary

LAS VEGAS, NV – Courts continue to implement rules to control the use of new media technologies including Facebook and Twitter in the courtroom while becoming more approving of the media sending  real-time dispatches from court proceedings, according to a survey report released today by the Conference of Court Public Information Officers. The 2014 CCPIO [...]

CCPIO Benefactor Opperman Honored

CCPIO members holding the Opperman resolution at the Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, August 7, 2013

2014 New Media Report Released The fifth annual CCPIO New Media Survey Report finds that courts continue to implement rules to control the use of new media technologies in the courtroom while becoming more approving of the media sending real-time dispatches from court proceedings. CCPIO New Media Survey Report 2014 2014 CCPIO New Media Press [...]

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Fourth Report Released on New Media’s Impact on the Judiciary Aug. 7, 2013: SALT LAKE CITY, UT – An increasing number of courts are implementing rules to control the use of new media like Facebook and Twitter in the courtroom, according to a survey report released today by the Conference of Court Public Information Officers. The [...]

Survey Report Released on New Media’s Impact on the Judiciary

For Immediate Release: Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011 WASHINGTON, D.C. – A survey report released today gives the judicial community in the United States its first year-to-year comparison data to further unravel how social media and broader changes in the media industry are impacting state and local judges and courts. The results of the 2011 CCPIO [...]

Judges and Courts on Social Media? Report Released on New Media’s Impact on the Judiciary

For Immediate Release:  Thursday, August 26, 2010 WILLIAMSBURG, VA –A first-of-its-kind nationwide survey on new media and the courts shows that state judges and court staff recognize the potential impact of social media on the administration of justice and are taking a close look at both the ramifications and opportunities. More than a third of [...]

Gary Vaynerchuk Teaches Basic Social Media Principles to CNN

While from a business perspective, this video is a great primer on the basics of social media. How does all this translate for courts?

Twitter use in courtrooms

Michael Sommermeyer, court information officer for the Clark County (Las Vegas, Nev.) Courts talks about the implications of Twitter use in courtrooms.