Chris Proczko authors “Sixth Circuit Dismisses Journalist’s Claims of Interference in Newsgathering” published by Media Law Resource Center

On April 30, 2021, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in Thomas v. City of Memphis affirmed the dismissal of journalist Wendi Thomas’s suit seeking injunctive and declaratory relief against the City of Memphis, Tennessee, for excluding her from the city’s Media Advisory list in retaliation for unfavorable coverage of the mayor. The court agreed with the district court that the City’s change to its media relations policy after the suit was filed mooted the action.  See Full Article