Reporters Guide to Nebraska Courts and Media Law

Reporters Guide to Nebraska Courts and Media Law

Introductions and Credits (to be added)
Bar-Press Guidelines
Glossary of Legal Terms

The Nebraska State Judicial System



Expanded Media Coverage of Proceedings before State Courts


Contacting State Courts

Outline of Court Procedure

Civil Actions
Criminal Actions

Nebraska Laws

Nebraska Search Warrant Law


Records & Meetings

Nebraska Open Meetings and Public Records

Public Records

  • Electronic Records
    • *Using JUSTICE electronic records search
    • *Using PACER electronic records search

Nebraska Free Flow of Information Act (Shield Law)
Neb. Rev. Stat.§§  20-144 through 20-148


Retraction: Libel, Slander and Privacy

Libel Law

Nebraska Privacy Act, Neb. Rev. Stat.  §§ 20-201 through 20-211. Right of privacy through Invasion of Privacy
See also Unlawful Intrusion § 28-311.08

PDF - Reporter's Guide to Media Law in Nebraska Courts - 2005