Public Records

Gov. Brown, Legislature To Fix Public Records Bill After Media OutcrySeeking to quell a media outcry over access to public records, the governor's administration on Thursday said it agrees with a fix-it bill moving through the Legislature that restores a mandate for local governments to comply with document requests.
San Jose To Appeal Ruling On City Worker EmailsSan Jose plans to fight a judge’s ruling that could open the emails of thousands of government employees to the public.
ConsumerWatch: Personal Information Proves Difficult To Keep Private OnlineIf you’ve ever Googled yourself, you probably know a lot of your personal information, like your age, address, and home value are now very public. But, opting out of data brokers websites isn’t always an option.