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Tuesday, November 6, 2007

King County Elections Officials Will Not Provide Instant Result Information

The Seattle P-I reports that King County can instantly provide precinct-by-precinct election results tonight ... but won't. The story quotes Allied Law Group's Greg Overstreet.

The Public Records Act talks about agencies providing the "most timely possible action on requests for information." The Attorney General's model rules on public records say "readily available" records should be provided "as soon as possible."