Sunshine Report from the Virginia Coalition for Open Government

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 3:13pm

From Virginia Coalition for Open Government:  The May 2013 edition of the Sunshine Report is online with stories about the U.S. Supreme Court's FOIA ruling, a case on cameras in the courtroom, FOIA Council updates and open government news.

In the issue:

U.S. Supreme Court upholds Virginia's citizens-only FOIA limitation
FOIA Council updates
Huguely camera case headed to Virginia Supreme Court
Open government in the news

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VCOG will host its fifth workshop for government employees on records management and FOIA. The three-hour session is scheduled for May 30 from 9:00 to 12:00, with presentations from Anita Vannucci (records analyst with the Library of Virginia), Maria Everett (director of the FOIA Council) and Craig Fifer (deputy communications director for Alexandria, as well as VCOG's president). The event is being held at the Library of Virginia and costs $15 per person to attend.

Please see the rest here.

Virginia Coalition for Open Government is a member of NFOIC. --eds