Attorneys skilled in First Amendment and privacy and access laws are on standby to assist member newspapers with common legal issues often faced by reporters, editors and publishers. By contacting the MPA Hotline via phone or email, you could possibly save thousands of dollars in unnecessary legal fees. Both pre- and post-publication advice is offered on libel, privacy and FOI matters.
For inquiries, call 601-981-3060 or email the Hotline.
MPA General Counsel & Libel Hotline
John C. Henegan
Butler Snow, LLP
Freedom of Information Hotline
Leonard Van Slyke
Brunini, Grantham, Grower & Hewes, PLLC
For more information contact:
Monica Gilmer, member services manager
Mississippi Press Association