Bill would prohibit destruction of public records that are subject to pending records request

The House State Government committee on Thursday approved a bill that would prevent the destruction of public records that are subject to a pending records request, paving the way for Continue Reading

TCOG, 55 others ask TN Supreme Court to protect open courts during COVID-19

Tennessee Coalition for Open Government and 55 other organizations and people ranging from news media to criminal justice groups to First Amendment experts have filed a petition with the Tennessee Continue Reading

Memphis news group alleges First Amendment violation over media advisory list blacklisting

Nonprofit online news organization MLK50 in Memphis has told a federal judge overseeing a consent decree against the city that the city has violated its journalists’ First Amendment rights and Continue Reading