XI-"Lawyers, Journalists and Hidden Cameras" - Sandra S. Baron - Radio Television Digital News Association

XI-"Lawyers, Journalists and Hidden Cameras" - Sandra S. Baron - Radio Television Digital News Association

by: Sandra S. Baron | publication date: January 1, 1998 | Publication: Radio Television Digital News Association |

". . .Generally, it is not for us to decide the editorially appropriate use of hidden cameras or hidden microphones, which stories are newsworthy enough to justify such news gathering techniques, or when a given journalistic institution has overstepped and overused hidden cameras, risking the wrath or contempt of its community. . ."

The use of hidden cameras can result in a high probability for litigation and consequences with the law, and Sandra S. Baron goes into detail.

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