From the past two weeks:

  Free Press 

Federal appeals court finds no First Amendment right to cover crash scenes up close

  Free Speech 

Federal appeals court hears case of high shool history teacher's insult to creationism

  Open Government 

Bell administrator: I cooked up phony salary information in case someone asked

Berkeley council adopts 'sunshine lite' policies to reduce appeal of citizen initiative

  Public Information 

Lawyer's challenge prompts access to school superintendent-board president e-mails

  Open Courts 

A new bill co-sponsored by CaAware would require same-day access to civil case filings