Bill would require government entities to put meeting agendas online

State Rep. William Lamberth, R-Portland, and state Sen. Mike Bell, R-Riceville, are pushing a bill that would require government entities to post meeting agendas on their websites, as well as Continue Reading

Settlement requires Memphis Shelby Crime Commission to produce records

The Memphis Shelby Crime Commission has released records about its funding of the Memphis Police Department a year after a public records lawsuit. Wendi Thomas, founder of MLK50: Justice Through Continue Reading

Hamilton County’s destruction of public records should set off fire alarms

Hamilton County government has found a new way to prevent access to public records: get rid of them. It’s not really new. It’s the oldest trick in the book. In Continue Reading