In a legal fight over public records and while claiming that the identities of two officers at the center of a massive internal affairs investigation are legally protected, City Attorney Rob Robinson drags Officers Ricky Urbina and Melanie Turner into a room full of reporters. Can you say “oooooooops?”…Click here to continue reading.
For four decades, Florida has enjoyed a reputation as a world leader in open government. The honor is owed greatly to the fact that our Government-in-the-Sunshine Law requires meetings of governmental bodies to be public and our Public Records Law demands that governmental records be available for inspection and copying. This cherished tradition of openness […]