BOR seeks to have journalist remove published records

Government watchdog David Schick has been shinning the light on the Georgia Board of Regents and still awaits a court ruling in his open records trial against the BOR. In an unbelievable twist, the BOR has filed a motion asking the court to force Schick to  remove already published material from his blog because there were four…

Officials can disclose what happens in executive session

ATLANTA — Elected officials are free to speak about what goes on in executive sessions, according to a leading authority on the Georgia Open Meetings Act. Attorney David Hudson said elected officials do not give up their First Amendment rights to free speech simply because they hold office or because they participate in an executive…