A California federal court has ordered documents in a legal battle over smart phones and tablets unsealed -- a departure from the marked increase in the number of civil cases completely or partially sealed in courts nationwide.
The Fifth Circuit ruled on May 16 that neither MySpace nor its parent company, News Corporation, could be responsible for the sexual assault of an underage user who misrepresented her age to gain access to the Web site.
Freedom of Information | Quicklink | March 18, 2008
March 18, 2008
Open government laws are often the focus of efforts when journalists and journalism organizations want to increase the openness of governments, but an article in the San Francisco Bay Guardian reminds us that simple technological fixes can often be an equally effective first step.