Access 2009 - Panelists

Thank you to our wonderful Access 2009 panelists!



Featured Speaker

Sen. Ken Cuccinelli, Republican candidate for Virginia Attorney General


Anonymous Juries

MODERATOR: Dick Hammerstrom, local news editor Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star

Matt Britton, King George Commonwealth Attorney

Kristie Kane, immediate past president of defense attorneys organization

Judge Clifford Weckstein, Roanoke Circuit Court


Judicial Selection

MODERATOR: Tom Moncure, George Mason University counsel

Coleman Allen, the law firm of Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen

John Frey, Fairfax County Clerk of Court

Larry Roberts, Counselor to the Governor

Del. Chris Saxman, Staunton


FOIA 101

MODERATOR: McGregor McCance, The Daily Progress

Maria Everett, Va. FOI Advisory Council

Chris Graham, Augusta Free Press


Transparency in the Obama administration

MODERATOR: Ed Jones, editor, Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star

Patrice McDermott,

Sean Moulton, OMB Watch

Anne Weismann, Citizens for Ethics in Washington


After-dinner discussion on campaign speech

Robert O'Neil, Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of Free Expression

Rod Smolla, dean, Washington & LeeSchool of Law