An interesting article relating to the current debate about open courts. On one side the likes of Roy Greenslade and Heather Brooke would like to see recording and Tweeting in courts and there's the side t doesn't.
There is an argument for both, but now we have shorthand and it does give focus as you concentrate in what's being said rather than just listening and hoping your recording device picks up what's going on.
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