Professor Volokh Quoted in Fresno Bee on Gerawan Farmers’ Mediation Hearings Dispute

April 19, 2016 – Professor Eugene Volokh was quoted in the Fresno Bee about a case in which Gerawan farmers oppose being excluded from mediation hearings.  The Fifth District Court of Appeals will hear the case, Gerawan Farming v. California Agricultural Relations Board, in Fresno.

“The concern is that government is making decisions that affect the public, but without public observation,” said Professor Volokh, who represents a trio of organizations, including the California Newspaper Publisher’s Association. “Right of access is a huge issue for everyone.”

Read the article.

Professor Volokh was also cited in an April 20th article in the Fresno Bee on an update of the story.