Follow us:

The Today File

Your guide to the latest news from around the Northwest

Topic: Freedom Foundation

You are viewing the most recent posts on this topic.

October 17, 2013 at 9:20 AM

State Supreme Court approves governor secrecy

The Associated Press Washington state’s governor is allowed to claim “executive privilege” as a reason to withhold documents from the public even though that exemption isn’t among the hundreds listed in state law, the state Supreme Court ruled Thursday. In an 8-1 decision, justices said the governor’s office has an inherent privilege as a result of…


Comments | More in General news, Government | Topics: Chris Gregoire, Freedom Foundation, Washington State Supreme Court