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  • Open records laws helps make database possible

    Open records laws helps make database possible
    Under Indiana’s open records laws, local government agencies are required to provide information about their employees, the positions they hold and how much they are paid. Starting in January, The Tribune has used the Freedom of Information Act and...
  • Attorney general aide: U. of I. flouting law

    Attorney general aide: U. of I. flouting law
    As a student reporter at the Daily Illini newspaper, Jennifer Wheeler tried to use the state's open records law last May to get the results of class evaluations filled out by students. In six weeks, she will graduate from the Urbana-Champaign campus...
  • Superintendent merry-go-round yields fat severances

    Superintendent merry-go-round yields fat severances
    Stanley Fields resigned after just a year as superintendent of a suburban Cook County school district where he was put on leave, faced with firing and ultimately required to apologize to the community. Still, he walked away with a $100,000 severance...
  • Anatomy of an Afghan war tragedy

    Anatomy of an Afghan war tragedy
    Nearly three miles above the rugged hills of central Afghanistan, American eyes silently tracked two SUVs and a pickup truck as they snaked down a dirt road in the pre-dawn darkness. The vehicles, packed with people, were 3 1/2 miles from a dozen U.S....
  • Colbert takes on Rand Paul over profiling comments

    Colbert takes on Rand Paul over profiling comments
    U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) earned a lot of respect from civil libertarians several weeks ago when he emerged as this country's foremost Fourth Amendment advocate. Rand tried single-handedly to stop some of the more authoritarian aspects of the Patriot...
  • Appeals court orders judge to reverse ban on publishing suspect's photo

     
    A state appellate court ordered a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge Monday to abandon her order barring the Los Angeles Times from publishing images of a man accused of a quadruple homicide or show a compelling reason by Tuesday......
  • Appeals court hears arguments in case to reverse ban on publishing suspect's photos [Updated]

     
    The California Court of Appeal on Tuesday put off a decision for at least another week on whether a judge's order barring The Los Angeles Times from publishing pictures of a quadruple-murder suspect constituted a prior restraint. But the three-judge......
  • Should judge block publication of murder suspect's photo? Share your thoughts

     
    Should a judge be allowed to prevent a newspaper from publishing the photo of a murder suspect? That case is now playing out in L.A. The California Court of Appeal on Tuesday put off a decision for at least another......
  • ACLU sues for government surveillance records of former Hawthorne man

     
    Maintaining that the U.S. government was behind a U.S. citizen’s imprisonment for more than a year in the United Arab Emirates, the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit Wednesday seeking federal surveillance records. The suit, filed in federal...
  • Appeals court overturns judge's order barring L.A. Times from publishing photographs of murder defendant

     
    The California Court of Appeal on Thursday overturned a judge's order barring The Times from publishing "lawfully obtained photographs" of a murder defendant, calling her actions "an unconstitutional prior restraint on speech." Los Angeles County Superior...
  • USC football: Report says Dillon Baxter hoaxed coaches into thinking he was improperly recruited

     
    USC freshman running back Dillon Baxter, suspended for the season opener for violating team rules, has repeatedly declined to comment about a June incident that required former athletic director Mike Garrett to send letters of apology to five schools....