New Hampshire Supreme Court: Public has right to electronic government information

The public has a right to government records in electronic format when seeking information under New Hampshire's Right-to-Know law, the state Supreme Court unanimously ruled Tuesday.

The case stems from an appeal by Donna Green of Sandown, who has represented that town on the Timberlane Regional School Board since 2014, and had to sue the school district to gain access to salary information in electronic format.

Green, who often has been at odds with other board members and school administrators, was censured by the board in 2014 for content she posted in a blog about the school district. Continue…