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Kansas officials' private emails to be subject to disclosure

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has signed a bill to subject officials’ emails about public business to disclosure even if they’re on private accounts or devices. 103 more words

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Kansas legislative negotiators broker open-records changes

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Negotiators with the Kansas House and Senate have reached a deal on a package of open-records reforms, setting it up for final votes in the state Legislature. 102 more words

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Judicial Transparency Bill Dies At State Capitol

DENVER (CBS4)– Two bills dealing with transparency in government have failed at the state Capitol.

House Democrats killed a bill that would have required state courts to abide by Open Records laws. 112 more words

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Kansas City transit alliance sued over open-records request

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A watchdog group is suing the Kansas City Regional Transit Alliance, alleging that entity has refused to release documents related to plans for expanded streetcars in the city. 110 more words

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Bill amends open records law to give judge's more leeway

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Senate has passed an amended bill that critics say will gut an open records law passed two years ago. 127 more words

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City to court: Dismiss Easton Park lawsuit

Responding to a lawsuit alleging a Texas Open Meetings Act violation, the city of Austin said that the agenda posting for the zoning of the Easton Park development – which became controversial earlier this year because of the affordable housing provision – complies with state law and that… 446 more words

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