Coalition News

Media Coalition Asks Court to Unseal Search Warrant Targeting Protesters Kept Under Seal for Two Years

Media Coalition Asks Court to Unseal Search Warrant Targeting Protesters Kept Under Seal for Two YearsFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Updated: The hearing has been reset for Oct. 17 at 10:30 a.m. LOS ANGELES — California government watchdog group First Amendment Coalition and independent news organization Knock LA this week are asking a court to unseal a two-year-old search warrant obtained by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department to search the cell phones of 17 people who were arrested during a

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Now Hiring: Development Director

The First Amendment Coalition (FAC) seeks an experienced development director to oversee and accelerate FAC’s successful fundraising work, which has fueled an expansion of our budget, our staff and, most importantly, our impact in advancing press freedoms, free expression and government transparency.  Nonpartisan and nonprofit, FAC believes that the broadest range of engaged and informed communities is essential to the health of our democracy – that the values expressed by the First Amendment provide a

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Now Hiring: Communications Director or Manager

The First Amendment Coalition (FAC) seeks an experienced communications professional to raise awareness about the organization’s mission to advance and protect press freedoms, free expression and government transparency. The communications director/manager will set communications strategy and priorities, and execute daily tasks to elevate FAC programs and inform news coverage of open-government and First Amendment issues. Nonpartisan and nonprofit, FAC believes that the broadest range of engaged and informed communities is essential to the health of

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