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NJ Supreme Court to decide access to electronic records

The NJ Supreme Court has agreed to hear the appeal in Paff v. Galloway Township. The case may impact public access to a broad range of records maintained in electronic form. The Court heard argument on 2/28/2017. Decision pending.

Can non-residents of NJ utilize OPRA?

Courts in Burlington (on appeal), Ocean, and Gloucester Counties ruled non-residents have standing. Courts in Cape May and Atlantic Counties ruled they don't (latter appealed by ACLU-NJ). And a Bergen County judge ruled a requestor does not need to provide address.

NJ Supreme Court to review access to police records

A June 11, 2015 Appellate Division ruling severely restricting access to law enforcement records is being felt across the state. The case was argued before the NJ Supreme Court on 11/9/2016. Ruling pending.
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