Bill aimed at 'profiteers' would limit amount cities pay for illegally tossing public records

There are 2 comments on the DispatchPolitics story from Jun 4, 2011, titled Bill aimed at 'profiteers' would limit amount cities pay for illegally tossing public records. In it, DispatchPolitics reports that:

Republican lawmakers intend to shelter Ohio cities from potentially having to pay millions of dollars in damages for illegally destroying public records.

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ramseyjames

Marion, OH

#1 Jun 4, 2011
Typical republicans calling citizens seeking "public information" profiteers! State law does not require those seeking records to state why they want them. But, now the republicans want a judge to decide if a citizen has the right to "public information"! It doesn't take any educated person long to figure out that these stinking republicans don't want the taxpayers, that fund the accumulation of this information, to have easy access! republicans absolutely do not want public access to any embarrassing or incriminating information!
reverse

Columbus, OH

#2 Jun 6, 2011
original to Ohio Historical Society
copy to Auditor of State for approval

shady legislation is political suicide

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