Cameras in Court Pilot Project Now Has 70 Videos Online

 

The federal judiciary's digital video pilot, which started in July, now has posted some 70 videos of various courtroom proceeding in eight separate cases. Of the more than 70 videos posted on the U.S. Courts website, 61 of those videos are from the Northern District of Ohio. In addition, of the eight separate cases that are listed, two of those cases were from the Northern District of Ohio.

 

In all, 14 federal trial courts are participating in the three-year pilot.

 

The pilot is limited to civil, not criminal, cases. No proceedings may be recorded without the approval of the presiding judge and the consent of the parties. The recording are posted on the U.S. Courts website.