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Published June 29, 2013, 11:39 PM

Von Pinnon: Open records laws should also apply to lawmakers

When a North Dakota legislator wants to dig into a year’s worth of written correspondence of a university president, he files an open records request, obliging the president to turn over what he has. But if that same university president wanted to dig into even a day’s worth of correspondence from that same state lawmaker, the legislator could outright ignore that request.

By: Matt Von Pinnon, INFORUM

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