In this weekly post, we feature helpful research tools and recent articles of interest to the legislative community.

  • Explore state and federal laws related to video cameras in the courtroom. (Radio Television Digital News Association, © 2023)
  • Consider prohibitions and exceptions related to broadcasting federal criminal proceedings. (Congressional Research Service, August 14, 2023)
  • Read about how geology has shaped American history. (Library of Congress, accessed August 23, 2023)
  • Review the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC’s) final rule on “Cybersecurity Risk Management, Strategy, Governance, and Incident Disclosure.” (Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance, August 17, 2023)


Librarians review and select articles from more than 1,000 print and online sources to compile a weekly annotated list of Current Articles of interest to the legislative community. View this week's Current Articles.


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