Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Private Investigator News: Oregon Sheriff to pay roughly $43,500 for hiding public records

"A three-year court battle between the Mail Tribune and Jackson County Sheriff Mike Winters over concealed handgun license public records has cost the county nearly $44,000.

Winters was required to pay the newspaper's legal expenses after the Oregon Court of Appeals ruled in June that Winters was wrong to deny the Mail Tribune's request for the names of 2006 and 2007 concealed handgun licensees. The newspaper sent a bill of about $20,674, while the county's own legal expenses reached about $22,860, according to the county counsel's office."
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