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A year later, exemptions chipping away at R.I. open records law

By John Marion,  executive director of Common Cause Rhode Island PROVIDENCE – A year ago Rhode Island open government advocates were celebrating a huge milestone. We had won the first large scale reform of our open records law, the Access to Public Records Act since the late 1990s.  And while we didn’t get everything we wanted in the bill, […]