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Civil Rights – Public Records Act – No Private Right of Action – FOIA (access required)

Even though the defendant-county’s failure to maintain its emails violated the Public Records Act, there is no private right to enforce the PRA. Furthermore, a public body’s failure to retain public records is not a violation of the Freedom of Information Act. We affirm the circuit court’s ruling that there is no civil cause of action ...

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