Oral arguments in Courtroom Television Network's case against the State of
New York are set to begin Thursday.
The case -- in which the network is seeking a declaratory judgment that the
state law prohibiting cameras in courtrooms in New York State trial courts is
unconstitutional -- will be heard at New York County Courthouse in
David Boies -- well known for his work in high-profile and media-related
lawsuits -- will argue the case on behalf of Court TV.
New York is one of only 11 states that do not allow cameras in the trial