SC Supreme Court case promises to transform open records laws

Post & Courier

Some tourism promotion organizations argue, however, that broadly applying the state's Freedom of Information Act would impair their ability to do their jobs in the highly competitive space. Open records advocates counter that FOIA is crucial to the public's ability to learn how tax dollars are spent.


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