Montgomery County Commission sued for ban on livestreaming chamber proceedings

August 12, 2019
On Aug. 12, 2019, the Montgomery County Commission in Clarksville, Tennessee, passed a resolution banning live video streaming inside its chambers, stating: “No live broadcast from within the Commission Chambers of its proceedings in whole or in part is allowed. A simultaneous broadcast of the proceedings is available on the internet at ‘YouTube’ and the same is preserved there for an extended period.”The resolution allowed livestreaming by news professionals, with the caveat that the media gave prior notice and had …
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