Poynter: Here are 13 of the best open-records stories so far this year

In honor of Sunshine Week, investigative reporter Kelly Hinchcliffe asked fellow journalists on Twitter to share their favorite open government stories from around the country.

Here are some of their top picks along with a few of her favorites, including a story she worked on with several news organizations in North Carolina.

Continue on for story summaries and links highlighting some of the best state and national investigative reporting made possible with open records access. Continue…