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posted: 12/30/2012 5:00 AM

Cameras only add to courtroom stress

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A West Chicago letter to the editor: A person on trial for a crime, whether guilty or innocent, is under great emotional stress. Adding access to media coverage with video and still cameras can do nothing but add significantly to that stress. And until the trial is over, one does not know whether or not this is adding to the tribulations of an innocent person, particularly for those of us who are naturally shy.

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