The Tennessean: UT withholds emails about student athletes, citing FERPA

The Tennessean’s news director Maria DeVarenne said the University of Tennessee is stonewalling the news organization’s efforts to report on allegations of sexual assault against football players. In a story Continue Reading

Memphis report charts new approach to handling public records requests

A top-to-bottom review presented to the mayor of Memphis last week charts a new approach to handling public records requests in Tennessee and takes direct aim at improving the underlying Continue Reading

Times Free Press: Erlanger trustees to re-vote on bonus resolutions tonight

From the Chattanooga Times Free Press (reprinted with permission). By Kate Belz When Erlanger hospital’s trustees take up the issue of executive bonuses at their board meeting tonight, the main Continue Reading