Judge Harold R. Medina

Thursday, February 23, 1967

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Medina discusses the Reardon Report and the roll of the press in covering court cases.
The report, which advocated restrictions on the release and publication of information about people accused of crimes, is read from.

References to the Richard Speck murder trial.

Questions and answers follow.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 72186
Municipal archives id: T2927


Harold R. Medina


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