April 14, 2014
by Brian O'Shaughnessy | April 14, 2014 3:30am
April 8, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | April 8, 2014 11:42am
April 4, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 4, 2014 12:09pm
April 2, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | April 2, 2014 5:30am
Proving how difficult it is to balance victim privacy with public disclosure Tuesday, the Judiciary Committee passed its own proposal to compete with one drafted by the Government Administration and Elections Committee.
March 20, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | March 20, 2014 5:30am
March 11, 2014
by Christine Stuart | March 11, 2014 5:30am
Some of the nine watchdog agencies who felt that they were under attack when Gov. Dannel P. Malloy consolidated them under the Office of Governmental Accountability were surprised this year when a bill called for further consolidation of their functions.
Tags: watchdog, FOIA, Ethics, GAE, Freedom of Information, Connecticut Bar Association, dh
March 10, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | March 10, 2014 3:47pm
Senate President Donald Williams voiced strong opposition Monday to legislation restricting public access to recordings of 911 calls, calling the bill “unnecessary,” “counterproductive,” and “destructive.”
March 7, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | March 7, 2014 5:47pm
Despite requests to reschedule by open government groups, two legislative committees are poised to move forward with simultaneous public hearings Monday on the same proposal impacting public access to records.
March 3, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | March 3, 2014 3:51pm
State auditors concluded that Secretary of the State Denise Merrill’s office did not violate any laws when it sent newsletters to around 5,400 residents, but they declined to weigh in on whether the emails were political in nature.
by Christine Stuart | March 3, 2014 1:44pm