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‘Midnight Rider’ decision is important to post, too

By The Unknown Artist

A year ago, camera assistant Sarah Jones was killed and eight other crew members were injured while shooting the film Midnight Rider without a permit or appropriate safety measures… on live train tracks. According to subsequent investigations and reports, the production knowingly bypassed safety standards and legal OSHA requirements in order to save money. On March 10 of this year, director Randall Miller pled guilty to involuntary manslaughter and criminal trespass. Significant judicial punishment of Miller and executive producer Jay Sedrish set a precedent that I hope will resonate and produce a ripple effect throughout the production and Continue reading