Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor indicated during her confirmation hearing last week that she might become a voice in favor of allowing cameras into the Supreme Court. Now comes word that the justices will be exposed to another pressure point in favor of cameras, which they've long resisted. The newly formed Supreme Court of the United Kingdom has reportedly decided its proceedings can be broadcast on request from the media -- a first for high tribunals in the U.K.
Brits Leap Ahead of U.S. Supreme Court on Camera Access
The National Law Journal
July 20, 2009