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WBIR-TV ND Fights Camera Restrictions at Presser

From: Poynter.org Al Tompkins takes a look at a News Director who stands up for his right to shoot a presser. When Lane Kiffin, the University of Tennessee football coach, was about to have a press conference to announce he was stepping down, unique restrictions were placed on TV cameras. “In this YouTube video, you will see Bud Ford, the UT sports information director, demand that TV stations shut off…