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Nominate a First Amendment hero

Nominate a First Amendment hero

CNPA is seeking nominees for its 2019 Freedom of Information Award, to be given at the CNPA Journalism Awards Gala on May 4 at the Westin Long Beach.

Nominees from CNPA-member companies should possess a continuing commitment to the public’s right to know and may be honored for a recent effort or a lifetime’s work.

CNPA presented its 2018 award to Los Angeles Times General Counsel Jeff Glasser.

The 2019 winner will be chosen by the CNPA Executive Committee and Governmental Affairs Committee Chair Jeff Glasser.

To nominate someone for this award, send an email message identifying the person, the reasons he or she should be honored, along with supporting articles and information to CNPA General Counsel Jim Ewert
before April 8.