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Lawmakers fume over blacked-out MnDOT records

… to the agency. James Eli Shiffer • 612-673-4116   Mndot Emails (PDF) Mndot Emails (Text)…
Lawmakers propose limiting access to day care enforcement records

Lawmakers propose limiting access to day care enforcement records

… by not making something public,” Scott said.   James Eli Shiffer • 612-673-4116  …

Gov. Walker embraces government sunshine, but it's cloudy in Minnesota

… with scattered yawns.   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612-673-4116.…
Consumer complaints are searchable in Ohio, secret in Minnesota

Consumer complaints are searchable in Ohio, secret in Minnesota

'Top secret' CIA briefing: Vikings defeated in 1974 Super Bowl

'Top secret' CIA briefing: Vikings defeated in 1974 Super Bowl

Gag order kept Bloomington's $45K settlement hush-hush

Gag order kept Bloomington's $45K settlement hush-hush

Quiz: Do you know which records are public in Minnesota?

Quiz: Do you know which records are public in Minnesota?

An annotated guide to the Minnesota state records you can't get

An annotated guide to the Minnesota state records you can't get

How to request information from the government

How to request information from the government

Secrecy Rules

Minnesota law allows driver's license snoopers to stay in shadows

Minnesota law allows driver's license snoopers to stay in shadows

… that deals with data practices. No one testified against it.   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer…

USDA removes animal welfare records from website

… they were “frequently requested.” Too popular for their own good, apparently.   Contact James Eli Shiffer

Details about Trump ban detainees are hard to pry loose

….   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612-673-4116.…

Fading voice of an access advocate

….   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612-673-4116.…

Minnesota goes after leakers, too

… meetings with a child present, and then talk about it. Sensitive stuff, indeed.   Contact James Eli Shiffer

Minnesota tussles over e-mail, and so does everywhere else

… with his family.   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612-673-4116.…
Hennepin County judge: Body-cam footage is off-limits to public

Hennepin County judge: Body-cam footage is off-limits to public

…, “the public will never be able to gauge whether it’s appropriate or not.”   Contact James Eli Shiffer
Feds ride herd on grape varietals, wine labels

Feds ride herd on grape varietals, wine labels

… by up to 20 years in prison.   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612-673…
State agency calls anti-fraud law a 'nightmare waiting to happen'

State agency calls anti-fraud law a 'nightmare waiting to happen'

….   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612-673-4116.…
U.S. House hearing finds federal government overdosing on secrecy

U.S. House hearing finds federal government overdosing on secrecy

… and their hearts and minds will follow.”   Contact James Eli Shiffer at james.shiffer@startribune.com or 612-673…