Court Reporter Utilizes Twitter To The Fullest

Damon Kiesow reports on a story of a reporter in Kansas:

 

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In an elevator in a Wichita, Kan., district court in 2008, Ron Sylvester realized Twitter was changing how he practiced journalism.

Sylvester, a longtime court reporter for The Wichita Eagle and Kansas.com, had just finished covering a murder trial. It was the second time Sylvester had covered a trial live, and the first time he had used Twitter to do so.

Continue reading:

http://www.poynter.org/latest-news/media-lab/social-media/125157/in-kansas-twitter-puts-court-reporter-in-touch-with-the-community/

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  1. Amazing! It’s so prevalent now (especially in sports reporting)

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