"Liberty cannot be preserved without a general knowledge among the people, who have a right and a desire to know; but besides this, they have a right, an indisputable, divine right to that most dreaded and envied kind of knowledge, I mean of the characters and conduct of their rulers"
"The liberties of a people never were, nor ever will be, secure, when the transactions of their rulers may be concealed from them . . . To cover with the veil of secrecy the common routine of business, is an abomination in the eyes of every intelligent man."
Know your communities 'Public Records Policy'. It is available for download below:
The City of Twinsburg now provides a direct public records request on the city website: Press here for that link
The State Auditor provides a convenient link to the Ohio Sunshine Laws manual. Be informed, now your rights by pressing here...
The Ohio State Auditor provides information regarding public records and what your community should be doing .... Press here for more information
If you are being denied access to public records or being denied records by redaction, then the Law allows you a right to file a complaint in the Ohio Court of Claims, it costs you $25 to ask your questions. Know your rights, press here . . .
What to research a specific complaint filed in court or research past case histories. Press this direct link to the court case searching website . . .