Indiana sunshine lawsuits
Here is a list of major FOIA court decisions and their effect on the Indiana Access to Public Records Act.
(The cases are listed alphabetically. To order them by year please click the icon next to the Year heading)
|Gallagher v. Marion County Victim Advocate Program, Inc.||1980|
|Indiana Civil Liberties Union v. Indiana Gen. Assembly||1986|
|Indianapolis Convention & Visitors Ass'n Inc. v. Indianapolis Newspapers, Inc.||1991||This case established that private agencies which receive public funds are subject to the act, whether or not the state auditor board was exercising its right to conduct the audits.|
|Indianapolis Star v. Trustees of Indiana University||2003||1.) That deliberative and personal information should be redacted, if possible, and the remaining information released to the public. |
2.) That police investigation records retain their exempt status despite a lack of intention to prosecute.
|Pigman v. Evansville Press||1989|
|Riggin v. Board of Trustees of Ball State University||1986|
|State ex rel. Colescott v. King||1900|