Posted Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 5:59pm in fmulhauser's blog
The District of Columbia, citing the "novelty" of this Open Meetings Act enforcement action, got more time over the holidays for the mayor's Caribbean Community Affairs Commission to figure out its next step in the case.
Posted Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 8:42pm in fmulhauser's blog
LATEST UPDATE: The court April 17 approved materials to notify PACER users of the lawsuit. To be sent by email in the next 90 days, they include this text:
Posted Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 5:13pm in fmulhauser's blog
This post has been updated 12/23/16. If the government doesn't keep data in the form requested, what is the right agency response?
Posted Monday, December 12, 2016 - 10:42am in fmulhauser's blog
Washington Post columnist Colbert King asked officials last week for responses to the paper’s...
Posted Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 5:06pm in fmulhauser's blog
UPDATED 4-27-17. The Coalition asked Council Member Mary Cheh for an update on the release of the hearing audio and the commmittee report.
Posted Sunday, November 20, 2016 - 4:32pm in fmulhauser's blog
Updated 12/18/16. The President signed the bill December 14 and it became Public Law 114-257.
Posted Friday, November 18, 2016 - 10:34am in fmulhauser's blog
In comments to a legal services group Thursday (17), D.C. Superior Court Chief Judge Robert Morin said online access to the trial court record in the District is coming soon.
Posted Monday, November 7, 2016 - 12:31pm in fmulhauser's blog
11-13-16. UPDATED TO SHOW REVISED HEARING DATE FOR KREPP v. DOJ (12-14-16, 10:30).
Posted Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 9:20am in fmulhauser's blog
Flexing its enforcement muscle in court for the first time, the Office of Open Government has filed suit against the Mayor’s Advisory Commission on Caribbean Community Affairs. ...
Posted Friday, October 21, 2016 - 6:01pm in fmulhauser's blog
A requester who is denied records of the planned Metro rail Safety Commission should get an independent review without the time and cost of going to court.
Posted Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 12:25am in fmulhauser's blog
UPDATED 10/6/16 --Faiz Siddiqui of the Washington Post...
Posted Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 2:42pm in fmulhauser's blog
For 20,000 appeals filed each year from decisions in dozens of District agencies, from trash tickets to school suspensions, unemployment denials and Food Stamp or Medicaid errors, the only way to check on your case is...
Posted Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 4:59pm in fmulhauser's blog
After three years and a losing court fight, the D.C. Council is nearing agreement on releasing records requested by activists concerning the controversial McMillan Reservoir development deal.
Posted Sunday, September 4, 2016 - 2:10pm in fmulhauser's blog
Results reported August 30 showed a large majority of reporters answering a survey by the Reporters Committee for...
Posted Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 6:04pm in fmulhauser's blog
In a July 21, 2016, opinion, the D.C.