Attorney Matthew Weidner explains how to make a public records request in the state of Florida.
TALLAHASSEE –The Florida Division of Elections has learned of the inadvertent release of non-confidential voter information that occurred in March following the fulfillment of voter registration record extract requests. The Division of Elections has confirmed that only non-confidential information was released. Confidential information such as social security numbers was not released. The incident involved the […]
With the 10th anniversary of Sunshine Week, a couple of themes become apparent in a review of pending state legislation affecting the public’s right to know. First, the rush to equip police officers with body cameras throws new light on the long-running tension between privacy rights and public-access rights. Current Oklahoma law, for example, makes […]