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Join Maine SPJ for a law discussion, lunch

Media attorney Sig Shutz, of Preti Flaherty, will meet with Maine SPJ on Wednesday, April 8 at 12 p.m. Shutz will talk about Freedom of Access issues, recent libel cases and review how the fair reporting doctrine affects reporters’ work. … Continue reading

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Register now for SPJ Region 1 conference

The SPJ Region 1 spring conference is from April 17-18 at Hofstra University, in Hampstead, New York. The Press Club of Long Island and the Hofstra University student SPJ chapter are hosting the event. Details about accommodations, registration and the … Continue reading

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Save the date: Maine law discussion

The Maine Pro Chapter will host a lunchtime discussion with media attorney Sig Schutz on Wednesday, April 8. Details will be coming soon.

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Peering Through the Dark: Reporting On Campaign Finance

Maine SPJ and the Maine Association of Broadcasters are hosting Peering Through the Dark” Reporting On Campaign Finance In the 2014 Elections on Saturday, May 17 at the University of Southern Maine Abromson Center from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. … Continue reading

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Save the date

Maine SPJ and the Maine Association of Broadcasters are partnering to offer a workshop on how to track campaign spending and turn that information into compelling stories. The morning workshop is set for May 17. Details are coming soon. Look … Continue reading

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SPJ’s Region 1 conference is right around the corner

The SPJ Region 1 Conference will be held at Boston University April 25-26. The two-day conference will feature NPR’s Robin Young, former ABC anchor Carole Simpson, a host of professional development sessions and the Boston Typewriter Orchestra. Registration is now … Continue reading

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Upcoming meetings in Portland and Augusta

What could be better than one SPJ gathering? How about two on the same day? Join us Tuesday, March 4 in either Portland or Augusta ¬†We will bring you up to date on efforts to ease the remaining prohibitions on … Continue reading

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