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The Foiles 2016: Some Government Agencies Are So Bad at Handling Public Records Requests That They Deserve an Award

Last spring, Shoshana Walter with the Center for Investigative Reporting filed a routine public records request with the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department for a story on a rogue firearms instructor. The request was unceremoniously denied, so Walter did exactly what reporters do in that situation: She pushed back. Moments later, she received an email that […]