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Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Tri-City Herald Editorial on Richland Closed Meetings

The Tri-City Herald editorializes about some curious closed meetings at the City of Richland.

As usual, it seems to come down to the fact that there is virtually no downside ($100 penalty of personal money) to violating the Open Public Meetings Act. And that requires someone to spend their own money to bring a suit.