The American Bar Association has announced the winners of the 2018 Silver Gavel Awards for Media and the Arts.
Unwarranted: Policing Without Permission, by Barry Friedman.:
: In Praise of Litigation, by Alexandra Lahav.
: And Then They Came for Us, by Ginzberg Productions.
: They Call Us Monsters, by BMP Films.
DRAMA & LITERATURE
: Marshall, directed and produced by Reginald Hudlin.
: “Death-Penalty Defense Drama at Guantánamo War Court,” featured in the Miami Herald.
: “Secrecy Rules,” featured in the Star Tribune of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
: Breakdown Season 6: A Jury of His Peers, by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
: Null and Void, by Radiolab at WNYC.
: Abacus: Small Enough to Jail, by PBS Distribution, Frontline and ITVS.
The ABA has awarded Silver Gavels every year since 1958. ABA President Hilarie Bass will present the winners and honorable mentions on July 17 at the National Press Club in Washington D.C.