Tulsa Mayor Dewey Bartlett releases ethics complaints after open records denial

City officials released public records Monday that had been previously denied to the Tulsa World by Mayor Dewey Bartlett, citing unwritten city policy that officials say exempts them from the Oklahoma Open Records Act.

The records released Monday regarded ethics complaints against Bartlett involving his decision to throw out plans for a sidewalk near A Gathering Place for Tulsa.

In his denial, Bartlett said he would release the complaints made against him after the investigation had been completed. Continue>>>