Event Organized by National Press Photographers Association (NPPA), Sponsored by the SDX Foundation of Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) in cooperation with the Los Angeles Chapter of SPJ and the Press Photographers Association of Greater Los Angeles
An expert panel discussion regarding First Amendment rights:
- What are the rights of citizens and the press to photograph and record in public?
- Can police seize and view those images or order them to be deleted?
- What is some of the most recent case law regarding these issues?
- How can we foster a better understanding of our respective rights and responsibilities in order to have a greater respect for the roles that everyone plays in newsgathering and free speech?
Mickey H. Osterreicher, General Counsel, National Press Photographers Association
- Comdr. Michael Parker, LASD, North (County) Patrol Division
- Comdr. Andrew Smith, LAPD Media Relations and Community Affairs Group
- Jean Paul (JP) Jassy, Esq., Partner Jassy Vick Carolan LLP
- Paul Buck, President PPAGLA & Staff Photographer, European Press Agency (EPA)
Date and time:
Deaton Hall Auditorium LAPD Headquarters 100 W. 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Thursday, April 17, 2014 7:00 – 9:00 pm