Media Request Guidelines

If you are a member of the media and would like to explore the issue of cousin marriage on your radio or television show, or in print, you may request an interview after having thoroughly reviewed our site and the information we have available.

There are certain journalists who will be automatically approved, and others who will automatically rejected. It is recommended you review the list below before submitting your request.

Public Transcripts:

C.U.D.D.L.E. International must be provided with one copy of the audio, video, or written transcript of the interview, except in cases where the network prohibits. If such network makes such transcripts available for download via Internet, a link must be supplied while it is available as a feature or in archives. When it is no longer available, C.U.D.D.L.E. International requests permission to reprint or host an archive of the original on our servers.

In the case of a Television Talk Show, the station must provide one copy of either written or video transcript to  each representative of C.U.D.D.L.E. International who participates, at the show's expense. It is understood and agreed that such transcripts will not be made available by C.U.D.D.L.E. International to the public. Information as to how others may obtain copies must be provided.

"The List"

Automatic approval: The following journalists will be automatically be granted interviews based on either previous experience working with them, or on their reputation for looking at both sides of a controversial issue with fairness and accuracy.
Al Rantel Sean Hannity
Melanie Morgan Rush Limbaugh
Gary McNamera Mark Davis
Shannon Burke All members of the EIB Network

Highest Priority: The following will be given serious consideration.

News Talk Radio Hosts Members of Fox News
Oprah Winfrey Political Analysts
20/20 Hosts Dateline / Nightline Hosts
Las Vegas based media Christian Radio Hosts

Medium Priority: Based on previous experience, the following hosts must agree to a pre-production meeting with one of our administrators.

Montel Williams Similar talk show hosts

Automatic Rejection: The following will not be given any consideration, due to their reputation for exploitation.

Jerry Springer Howard Stern
Kevin and Bean Moral Court
Walk or Talk Similar hosts