Texas Law Enforcement Is Aggressively Fighting Public Records Requests About the Uvalde Mass Shooting

Posted on AllSides June 20th, 2022
From The Right
Lex Villena; David Andrews

In the aftermath of the school shooting in Uvalde Texas, news outlets around the country have filed scores of public records requests trying to uncover more information about the delayed police response, but law enforcement agencies are fighting to reject those requests.

Last week, a law firm representing the city of Uvalde sent a letter to the Texas Attorney General's Office asking it to rule on whether the city can cite an avalanche of exemptions—52, according to the Associated Press—that it believes should allow it to deny public records requests...

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