Missouri FOI Resources

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Missouri Sunshine Coalition
Contact: Jonathan Groves, President
Phone:  417-873-7347

 

QUICK FOI INFORMATION

Open Meetings Law Mo. Code §610.010 et seq.
Closed: Legal actions; leasing, purchase or sale of real estate; personnel matters; the state militia; health examinations; testing materials; negotiations with employees; and sealed bids.

Open Records Law Mo. Code §610.023 et seq.
Exempt: Same as meetings law.

MISSOURI SUNSHINE LAW — (PDF format/416KB)

Missouri Sunshine Law on the web

CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI

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FOI HOTLINE

This hotline exists for members of the organization only - not for the public.

Missouri Press Association
Contact: Jean Maneke, The Maneke Law Group, L.C.
Phone: (816) 753-9000
Email:jmaneke@manekelaw.com

CONTACTS

Office of the Attorney General
Supreme Court Building
207 W. High St.
P.O. Box 899
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Phone (573) 751-3321
Fax (573) 751-0774
http://ago.mo.gov/
Email attorney.general@ago.mo.gov

Open Missouri
David Herzog, Developer
Reynolds Journalism Institute
Missouri School of Journalism
Columbia, MO 65211
http://www.openmissouri.org/signup
Access OpenMissouri's "Sunshine Letter Generator"
by choosing a relevant data set from their site and
clicking on the "Sunshine This" button in the top right.
Users must be registered to do so, but registration is free.

Missouri Press Association
Doug Crews, Executive Director
802 Locust St.
Columbia MO 65201-7799
Phone (573) 449-4167
Fax (573) 874-5894
http://www.mopress.com/
Email dcrews@socket.net

State Bar Association
326 Monroe Street
Jefferson City, MO 65101
Phone (573) 635-4128
Fax (573) 635-2811
http://www.mobar.org/
Email mobar@mobar.org

Investigative Reporters & Editors/National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting
138 Neff Annex
University of Missouri
Columbia MO 65205
Contact: Mark Horvit, Executive Director
Phone (573) 882-2042
http://www.ire.org/
Email Mhorvit@ire.org

Jean Maneke
Media law attorney
910 One Main Plaza
4435 Main St.
Kansas City, MO 64111
Phone: (816) 753-9000; Fax: (816) 753-9009
Email jmaneke@manekelaw.com

FORM LETTERS

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
1101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1100
Arlington, Virginia 22209
Phone (800) 336-4243 or (703) 807-2100
Email rcfp@rcfp.org
FOIA Letter Generator

 

Student Press Law Center
1101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1100
Arlington, Virginia 22209
Phone (703) 807-1904
Email splc@splc.org
Request Letter Generator

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PUBLICATIONS

News Reporter's Handbook on Law and Courts
This Revised Online Edition of the News Reporters Handbook on Law and the Courts is published by The Missouri Press-Bar Commission. It updates the previously revised edition published in 1981.
Most of the work of revising the information in this edition was completed by Dan Curry, a former journalist who is now a lawyer.

Open Government Guide from the
Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

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