Utah lawmakers vote to delay controversial open-records law changes

Salt Lake Tribune

The "hushed and rushed" proposal, says the Salt Lake Tribune, would force those seeking state public records "to jump through numerous legal hoops or pay punitive levels of administrative fees." || Tribune: Criticism of the bill spread beyond Utah. || Editorial: "It is the people who will be harmed if this bill becomes law. It is the people who must speak up. Now." || Related Bagley cartoon.

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