Category Archives: Commonwealth Court

Addresses not private, but government emails are, and other recent court decisions on public records

A look at recent Pennsylvania court decisions on open records issues.

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Open records setback: Court rules birth dates can be withheld

You might have seen that the state Commonwealth Court last week ruled that the state government can withhold dates of birth from public records requests. The court believed expert witnesses who said releasing state workers’ birth dates, along with their … Continue reading

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