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MEDIA ADVISORY
Judicial Branch, State of New Hampshire
CONTACT:
Laura Kiernan
Communications Director
lkiernan@courts.state.nh.us
603-271-2646 ext 2359

State of New Hampshire
v.
Steven Spader

No. 10-S-240-245

 

October 7, 2010 -- Jury selection in the above captioned case will commence on Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. in Courtroom No. 4 at the Hillsborough County Superior Court North, located at 30 Spring Street, Nashua, New Hampshire.

    Any photography of jurors, or alternates, either with video or still cameras, is strictly prohibited in connection with and during the process of jury selection or during the jurors term of service. Violation of this order may be considered as contempt of court.

    Seating in the courtroom is limited. Seats that have not been designated for the parties or media will be available on a first come, first served basis.

    No video or still cameras are permitted in the courtroom except for the pool assignment.

Video/Audio : WMUR; 603-641-9023 /Dave Sakowich

Still Photo : Nashua Telegraph, Jonathan Van Fleet / 603-594-6465

Parties and media interested in reserved seats for the above proceeding should contact the Judicial Branch Communications Office at 271-2646 ext 2362 by 4 p.m. October 12.

    Trial is expected to commence on October 25. During the trial, all broadcast equipment should be in place and tested at least 15 minutes prior to the start of any proceedings. Equipment shall not be adjusted or dismantled during the proceedings.

    Media are advised to arrive early to park and allow for security procedures prior to entry into the courtroom. Questions about reserved parking near the courthouse for broadcast vehicles should addressed to the Court Communications Office in advance.

    Cellular telephones, including those with cameras, must be in silent mode prior to entering the courtroom. Hand held tape recording devices and laptop computers (in silent mode if possible) are permitted, unless the presiding judge determines the equipment is distracting from court proceedings.

    Broadcast or print interviews will not be permitted inside the courtroom. Interviews will be permitted in the hallway outside the courtroom, unless the court determines that such activity is disruptive to security or courthouse operations.

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