TCOG testifies on bill to make sexual assault victims confidential

Tennessee Coalition for Open Government’s executive director Deborah Fisher offered testimony to the House State Government Committee Tuesday pointing out how proposed legislation to redact the names of sexual assault Continue Reading

News Sentinel: Privacy bill of no real help to sexual assault victims

This editorial was published by the Knoxville News Sentinel on Feb. 16, and reprinted here with permission: A bill that would ostensibly protect the privacy of sexual assault victims in Continue Reading

Tennessean editorial asks “Sexual assault privacy bill: protecting victims or those in power?”

The Tennessean publishes an editorial against proposed legislation that exempts parts of sexual assault crime records from the public records law. The editorial is reprinted here with permission: State legislation backed Continue Reading