Last updated on: 6/4/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Courttv.com Biography

Position:
Pro to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

“The ACLU has spent a lot of time defending people it finds politically loathsome because it knew that free-speech principles were really at issue.”

Jon Bonne, Managing Editor, Court TV online, Sep. 29, 1999

Description:

“Court TV, a Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. company, provides a window on the American system of justice through distinctive programming that both informs and entertains.”

“About Us,” CourtTV.com (accessed Nov. 13, 2007)

Mission:

“Court TV is the only network dedicated to investigation, captivating viewers with original primetime programs in the genre, including Forensic Files®; Dominick Dunne’s Power, Privilege and Justice; Body of Evidence: From the Case Files of Dayle Hinman; Psychic Detectives® and Haunting Evidence.”

“About Us,” CourtTV.com (accessed Nov. 13, 2007)

Other:
Former TV network