public records

San Jose ordered to disclose private electronic messages

  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Northern California judge has ruled that private text messages, emails and other electronic communications sent and received by San Jose off ...

Auburn's new email policy, hardware upgrades public records

  This year, the City of Auburn went live with its new hardware upgrade that will allow it to store emails for up to two years, meaning greater access to public records and a ...

Citizens deserve open, accountable government

“Sunshine is the best disinfectant.” This is especially applicable to citizens’ access to government records. A strong open records law permits citizens to monitor actions of ...