Current Issues in Media Law

was the topic for the May 24th forum co-sponsored by the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis. A panel presentation focusing on subpoenas to media; attempts to prosecute the media; and issues of access to government information featured Benjamin Lipman, member, Lewis, Rice & Fingersh, L.C.;
Sylvester Brown, columnist, St. Louis Post-Dispatch; and S. Richard Gard, Jr., president and publisher of Legal Communication Corp. The luncheon, held atop the Laclede Gas Building in the Lawyer’s Club dining room, was well attended by Press Club and Bar Association members.