Superior Court Judge Stephan Futrell

Matthew Sasser types at a computer

A judge’s order curbs right of press and public to record county commission meetings

BY: - October 11, 2023

Willam Toler, managing editor of The Richmond Observer, craned his arm to stretch his phone’s vantage point, framing up a picture of a woman describing her concerns about animal ordinances to the Richmond County Board of Commissioners. After he took the photo, Toler returned his phone to the ledge beside the lectern, recording the rest […]