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In determining whether a request for certain public records constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of person privacy under KRS 61.878(1)(a), the court must first determine whether the subject information is of a “personal nature” and if it finds it is a must then determine whether public disclosure “would constitute a clearly unwarranted invasion of personal privacy.” This latter determination entails a “comparative weighing of antagonistic interests” in which the privacy interest in nondisclosure is balanced against the general rule of inspection and its underlying policy of openness for the public good. Zink v. Department of Workers' Claims, Labor Cabinet, 902 S.W.2d 825, 1994 Ky. App. LEXIS 141 (Ky. Ct. App. 1994).
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