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Winners announced for 2016 James Madison Freedom of Information Awards

Winners announced for 2016 James Madison Freedom of Information Awards Northern California Society of Professional Journalists Freedom of Information Committee to host 31th Annual awards dinner on March 10, 2016 The City Club in San Francisco For Immediate Release Contact: spjfoic@gmail.com The James Madison Freedom of Information Awards recognize Northern California organizations and individuals who have…

 

Join Us for the EIJ Awards Dinner — Nov. 10!

The Northern California Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists invites you to the EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM 2015 AWARDS DINNER     Tuesday, November 10, 2015 The City Club of San Francisco 155 Sansome Street, San Francisco No-Host Cocktails: 6 p.m.; Dinner: 7 p.m. Purchase tickets via Eventbrite: bit.ly/EIJ2015AwardsDinner Purchase by Nov. 2  for early-bird…

 

SPJ NORCAL HONORS 2015 EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARD WINNERS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THURSDAY, OCT. 22, 2015 CONTACT:  Lila LaHood (415) 846-5346 or Liz Enochs (415) 608-0220 SAN FRANCISCO — The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, honors Jennifer Gollan of the Center for Investigative Reporting as the Journalist of the Year for the 30th Annual Excellence in Journalism Awards Gollan covers worker safety,…

 

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS — 30th Annual Excellence in Journalism Awards

30TH ANNUAL SPJ NORCAL EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARDS CALL FOR NOMINATIONS ***** DEADLINE EXTENDED ***** UPDATE –> Deadline is 11:59 p.m. PDT on Friday, Sept. 11, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 — Aug. 13, 2015 Contact: Lila LaHood (415) 846-5346 or Liz Enochs (415) 323-0220 Know a deserving journalist who has performed brilliant work over the…

 

California Supreme Court to hear case on disclosure of automated license plate data

The Northern California Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists is pleased that the California Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case regarding the disclosure of automated license plate data. SPJ NorCal joined the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and several California news organizations in filing amicus briefs, urging the court to…