Brewer v. Watson (Brewer III)

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Brewervs.Watson
Number: 71 Ala. 299, 303
Year: 1882
State: Alabama
Court: Alabama Supreme Court
Other lawsuits in Alabama
Other lawsuits in 1882
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It was one of the earliest open records lawsuits, establishing the judicial backing for the viewing of public records in Alabama.
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Brewer v. Watson (Brewer III) was a case in Alabama in 1882, prior to the Alabama Public Records Law establishing the state auditors books as open records[1].

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  • Brewer v. Watson (Brewer III) was one of the earliest open records lawsuits, establishing the judicial backing for the viewing of public records in Alabama.

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