Right to Know: The Power of Public Records | Point Park University | Literary | Pittsburgh City Paper


Right to Know: The Power of Public Records

When: Thu., Oct. 27, 6-7:30 p.m. 2016

Journalist Jamie Kalven’s groundbreaking investigation of the fatal police shooting of Chicago teen Laquan McDonald prompted more public scrutiny of the case, which eventually led to a murder indictment against one officer. Kalven will discuss his investigation, especially his use of public records, during his appearance at Point Park University’s Center for Media Innovation, corner of Wood Street and 3rd Ave., Downtown. Doors open at 6 PM. Presented by: The Press Club of Western Pennsylvania & the CMI. Co-sponsored by: The Pittsburgh Black Media Federation, Women’s Press Club of Pittsburgh and the Online News Association.

Price: Free

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