General relationship between media and legal system
Auerbach, J. S.. Justice without Law? (New York: Oxford University Press, 1983)
Buchanan, Ruth and Rebecca Johnson ‘Getting the Insider’s Story Out: What Popular Film Can Tell Us about Legal Method’s Dirty Secrets’ Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice 19 (2001), pp. 87-110
Buchanan, Ruth and Rebecca Johnson, “Strange Encounters: Exploring Law and Film in the Affective Register” Studies in Law, Politics and Society (2009), pp. 33-60.
Gordon, Donald R, ‘Mass Media Vs. Rule of Law’ Et cetera: A Review of General Semantics 44:3 (1987), pp. 240-244
Haltom, William and Michael McCann, Distorting the Law: Politics, Media, and the Litigation Crisis (Chicago: University of Chicago press, 2009)
Overton, Angela Lynn ‘Media Depictions of Wrongful Convictions: Reality or Distortion?’ The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Master’s Thesis.
Summers, Robert S. ‘Formal Legal Truth and Substantive Truth in Judicial Fact-Finding – Their Justified Divergence in Some Paticular Cases’ Cornell Law Faculty Publications (1999) Paper 1186
Warden, Rob ‘The Revolutionary Role of Journalism in Identifying and Rectifying Wrongful Convictions’ UKMC Law Review 70:4 (2002), pp. 803-846
Culture and law
Roberts, Julian V. ‘Public Opinion, Crime, and Criminal Justice’ Crime and Justice 16 (1992), pp. 99-180
Silbey, Susan S. ‘Legal culture and cultures of legality’ in Handbook of Cultural Sociology, ed. by John R. Hall, Laura Grindstaff, Ming-Cheng Lo (London and New York: Routledge, 2010), pp. 470-479.
Warden, Rob, ‘The Role of Media and Public Opinion on Innocence Reform: Past and Future’ in Wrongful Conviction and Criminal Justice Reform, ed. by Marvin Zalman and Julia Carrano (New York: Routledge, 2014) pp. 39-55
Relationship between media and specific legal actors
Hans, Valerie P. and Dee, Juliet ‘Media Coverage of Law: Its Impact on Juries and the Public’ Cornell Law Faculty Publications (1999) Paper 324.
Janger, Rachel Shapiro and Jennifer McAllister-Nevins, ‘Of Truth and the Jury’ Clinical Law Review 12:1 (2005) pp. 51-106
Powell, Kerry, ‘Media in Court: The strains of providing news coverage’ Law Now July/August 1992, pp. 8-10
The Thin Blue Line
Curry, Renée R., ‘Errol Morris’ Construction of Innocence in “The Thin Blue Line”’ Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature 49:2 (1995) pp. 153-167
Gershman, Bennett L., ‘The Thin Blue Line: Art or Trial in the Fact-Finding Process?’ Pace Law Review 9:275 (1989), pp. 275-317.
Musser, Charles, ‘Film Truth, Documentary, and the Law: Justice at the Margins’ University of San Francisco Law Review 30 (1996), pp. 963-984
Sherwin, Richard K. When Law Goes Pop: The Vanishing Line Between Law and Popular Culture (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000)
Durrani, Mariam, Kevin Gotkin, and Corrina Laughlin, ‘Serial, Seriality, and the Possibilities for the Podcast Format’ American Anthropologist 117:3 (2015), pp. 593-596
Glater, Jonathan, ‘When a Reporter Enters a Bamboo Grove: Reflections on Serial’ Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 2015-84