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1976
Gene Blake, Los Angeles Times
Bill Stout, KNXT-TV
U.S. Sen. Alan Cranston, FoI

1977
Linda Deutsch, Associated Press
Jess Marlow, KNBC-TV
Ben Bagkikian, media critic FoI

1978
Saul Halpert, KNBC-TV
Charles Hillinger, Los Angeles Times
Hon. William O. Douglas, U.S. Supreme Court Justice

1979
Stan Chambers, KTLA-TV
Joyce Peterson, Los Angeles Daily News

1980
Mary Neiswender, Long Beach Press-Telegram
Beverly Reynolds, KNX-radio
Rep. Jerry Lewis, FoI

1981
Jack Smith, Los Angeles Times
Ruth Ashton-Taylor, KNXT-TV
Hon. Bernard Jefferson, Calif. Court of Appeals

1982
Miriam Bjerre-Persoff, KNX-radio
Frank del Olmo, Los Angeles Times
Jonathan Kotler, esquire, FoI

1983
John Marshall, KNBC-TV
Jim Murray, Jim Los Angeles Times
Zev Yaroslavsky, LA City Council member, FoI

1984
Richard Bergholz, Los Angeles Times
Jack Foisie, Los Angeles Times
George Martin, KNX-radio
Clete Roberts, in memoriam, KCET-TV

1985
Bill Boyarsky, Los Angeles Times
Warren Olney, KABC-TV
Bill Farr, Los Angeles Times, FoI

1986
Gladwin Hill, New York Times
Pete Noyes, KNBC-TV
Howard Williams, FoI

1987
Alex Sullivan, KNX-radio
William Thomas, Los Angeles Times

1988
Stephanie Rank Brady, KHJ-TV
Jack Jones, Los Angeles Times
Bill Stout, KCBS-TV FoI

1989
Linda Douglass, KNBC-TV
John Schwada, Herald-Examiner
Mel Opotowsky, Riverside Press-Enterprise, FoI

1990
Rick Orlov, Los Angeles Daily News
Charles Sergis, KFWB-radio
Prof. Charles Jenson, Sonoma State University, FoI

1991
Paul Conrad, Los Angeles Times
Jon Goodman, KNX-radio
Prof. Ben Cunningham, Cal State Long Beach, FoI

1992
Chris Harris, KTTV-TV
Richard Serrano, Los Angeles Times
Terry Francke, Calif. First Amendment Coalition, FoI

1993
Dan Fisher, Los Angeles Times
Hal Fishman, KTLA-TV
Hon. Irwin Nebron, Los Angeles County Superior Court, FoI

1994
David Dow, CBS-radio
Howard Rosenberg, Los Angeles Times
William Rosendahl, Century Cable, FoI

1995
Jim Giggans, KNBC-TV
Jim Newton, Los Angeles Times
State Sen. Quentin L. Kopp, FoI

1996
Al Martinez, Los Angeles Times
Jose Rios, KTTV-TV
Kelli Sager, esquire, Davis Wright Tremaine, FoI

1997
John Bogert, Daily Breeze
Dennis McCarthy, Los Angeles Daily News
John North, KABC-TV
Jack Popejoy, KFWB-radio
Douglas Mirell, esquire, Loeb & Loeb, FoI

1998
Martin Berg, Los Angeles Daily Journal
Joel Grover, KCBS-TV
Warren Olney, KCRW-radio
Leo Wolinsky, Los Angeles Times
Rex Heinke, esquire, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, FoI

1999
Mark Coogan, KABC-TV
Pete Demetriou, KFWB-radio
Greg Krikorian and Nicholas Riccardi, Los Angeles Times
Cheryl Romo, Los Angeles Daily Journal
State Sen. Byron Scher, FoI

2000
Bob Sims, KNX-radio
Bob Tarlau, KTTV-TV
Pat Teague, City News Service
Tracy Wood, Orange County Register
Hon. Terry Friedman, Los Angeles Superior Court, Juvenile Division, FoI

2001
Ronnie Bradford, KNX Newsradio
Warren Wilson, KTLA-TV
Wendy Thomas Russell, Long Beach Press-Telegram
Howard Blume, L.A. Weekly
former Assemblyman William T. Bagley, FoI

2002

Kitty Felde, KPCC-FM
Judy Muller, ABC News
Jean Adelsman, Daily Breeze
Sue Manning, Associated Press
Erwin Chemerinsky, University of Southern California, FoI

2003

Steve Lopez, Los Angeles Times
George Nicholaw, KNX Newsradio
Lori Streifler, City News Service
Jeff Wald, KTLA-TV
Eugene Volokh, University of California, Los Angeles, FoI

2004

Carolyn Cole, Los Angeles Times
Jim Hattendorf, KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV
Ed Pyle, KNX-AM
Mark Lacter, Los Angeles Business Journal
Susan Seager, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, FoI

2005

John Antczak, Associated Press
David Zahniser, Copley News Service
Steve Kindred, KFWB-AM Radio
Julia Seifer, ABC7 Eyewitness News
Karlene W. Goller, Los Angeles Times, FoI
Frank Wilkinson, First Amendment Foundation (in memoriam, FoI)

2006

Larry Altman, Daily Breeze
Dave Bryan, KCBS2/KCAL9
Eric Leonard, KFI-AM
George Skelton, Los Angeles Times

2007

Beth Barrett, Los Angeles Daily News
John Rabe, KPCC
Bob Banfield, KABC-TV
Tom Tugend, Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Scott Glover & Matt Lait, Los Angeles Times, FoI

2008 (presented May 2009)

Terri Vermeulen Keith, City News Service
Frank Stoltze, KPCC
Paul Pringle, Los Angeles Times
John Schwada, KTTV Fox 11
Kevin Roderick, LAObserved.com, (Distinguished Work in New Media)
Nick Ut, Associated Press (Lifetime Achievement Award)
Thomas Newton & James Ewert, California Newspaper Publishers Association, FoI Award

2009 (presented April 2010)

Denise Nix, Daily Breeze
Dave Lopez, CBS2/KCAL
Claudia Peschiutta, KNX 1070
Andrew Blankstein, Los Angeles Times
Celeste Fremon, WitnessLA.com (Distinguished Work in New Media)

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