About Tyler Dukes

Tyler Dukes is the managing editor for Reporters' Lab, a project through Duke University's DeWitt Wallace Center for Media and Democracy. Follow him on Twitter as @mtdukes.

Should refusing public records carry jail time?

North Carolina lawmakers are considering a bill that would criminalize a public official’s failure to release public information. Fifteen other states already classify record law violations as misdemeanors, but it might not be the prescription for opening up government. Read More »

4 lessons from Computation + Journalism 2013

In more than a dozen sessions at the 2013 Computation + Journalism Symposium at Georgia Tech, speakers covered a range of topics from the origins of “precision journalism” to the reporting implications of Google’s Project Glass. Here were my big takeaways. Read More »