News Resources

RTDNA has developed a series of coverage guidelines to assist journalists, newsroom managers and station management with both common and uncommon ethical and operational situations which may arise. The guidelines have been prepared by journalists, managers and subject-area experts, and have been vetted by the RTDNA Ethics Committee –

April 2018 – The Missouri Press-Bar Commission has updated its popular resource – The News Reporter’s Handbook on Law and the Courts.

News Network – When Missouri law makers are in session, MU journalism students provide raw audio files of press conferences and interviews from the Capitol.  Contact Terry at to set-up access to these files.

Cameras in the Courtroom – Thompson Coburn LLP produced two videos detailing the laws and regulations surrounding cameras and other recording equipment inside courtrooms. Please check out both videos here.

Poynter: Digital Tools