Thursday, April 18, 2013

New Journalism

In New York magazine, Eric Benson interviews 'SCOTUSblog publisher Tom Goldstein on winning the court press wars.'
'I had decided that I was going to be a Supreme Court litigator, and yet I had no experience before the Supreme Court. So the blog was a marketing ploy. ...

'...For a while, I was paying a quarter of a million dollars a year out of pocket to finance what it is that we were doing, and then we got Bloomberg Law as a sponsor and now we’re able to spend a half-million dollars a year.'