We do not believe that Joe Public should have to hire an attorney in order to make a simple open-records request. But, at this juncture, we will persist in obtaining the records.
Today we hired an attorney to contact (Board Attorney Jon) Dermott, in hopes that we can get the information that belongs to the public.
Wednesday, September 02, 2009
Globe hires attorney to pursue MSSU e-mails
The Joplin Globe, rebuffed in its efforts to receive e-mails from Missouri Southern State University officials via freedom of information requests, has hired an attorney to continue the fight, according to Editor Carol Stark's blog: