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Cited Statutes Annotation
2019 Ky. App. LEXIS 92 61.880 General Assembly certainly intended for the Attorney General (AG) to save the court and the requesters time and costs by designating the AG as the “watchdog” in open records cases; it conferred upon the AG the duty to adjudicate open records dispute and, to do so, gave the AG the ability to substantiate an agency’s claims that records are exempt through an in camera review of the records requested. Kernel Press, Inc. v. Univ. of Ky., 2019 Ky. App. LEXIS 92 (Ky. Ct. App. May 17, 2019, sub. op., 2019 Ky. App. Unpub. LEXIS 905 (Ky. Ct. App. May 17, 2019). Link
Taylor v. Maxson 61.880 In a case under the Kentucky Open Records Act, because the alleged misstatements that an attorney for the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet made that allegedly caused emotional distress were part of an adjudicatory process before the Kentucky Attorney General, the statements were entitled to absolute judicial immunity. Taylor v. Maxson, 483 S.W.3d 852, 2016 Ky. App. LEXIS 15 (Ky. Ct. App. 2016). Link
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