Judge denies open records lawsuit against Haslam

By ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press A tax attorney who sued for the release of records from Gov. Bill Haslam’s administration related to a $350,000 analysis of business tax collections in Tennessee Continue Reading

Cleveland newspaper wins release of superintendent evaluations after Open Records dispute

The Bradley County Board of Education released individual evaluation forms of its superintendent to the Cleveland Daily Banner late yesterday but continued to contend the public documents were exempt from the Tennessee Continue Reading

Update: Chattanooga judges release job applications after AG’s advice

In a story being followed by the Chattanooga Times Free Press, two judges who had denied the newspaper access to job applications for the county’s Clerk and Master position reversed Continue Reading

Hamilton County judges say privacy of job applicants outweighs Public Records Act

The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports today about an unusual move by two Hamilton County judges to seal information about applicants to that county’s Clerk and Master position, issuing an Continue Reading

The Tennessean: Judge rules some Vanderbilt rape case records are open

This story about the Vanderbilt rape case, written by Tony Gonzalez, was published by The Tennessean on March 12, 2014 and reprinted here with permission. Some records in a high-profile Vanderbilt University Continue Reading