Televised Trials

After Oscar Pistorius, Are We Ready for Televised Criminal Trials?

Phil Hall | Posted 17.12.2014 | UK
Phil Hall

My fear is the televised cases are only going to be those that draw in an audience because broadcasters are commercial animals. They need viewing figures. Thus the celebrity jungle, which has become more and more unedifying in recent years, will have another wild beast out of control and out of kilter with reality.

Murder Sentence To Be Filmed In Legal First

PA | Posted 10.04.2012 | UK

The sentencing of a man convicted of murdering a missing woman whose body has never been found will be filmed for TV in a legal first. Permission h...