Open Government 101: Testifying before the grand jury

So you’re called to testify before the grand jury about something you witnessed  — saw or heard — regarding an investigation before them. While...

Open government 101

By Peter Scheer, Executive Director First Amendment Coalition   Prop 42, on the ballot for California’s June 4 election, will amend the Constitution to assure that local...

Brown Act 101: What constitutes a Brown Act meeting that must...

In his letter published last week in the Town Crier, Mr. Gogerty clearly disagrees with the California attorney general and with California courts as...

Brown Act 101: ‘What is the Brown Act and why should...

This is the first in a series of editorial articles explaining the major provisions of the Ralph M. Brown Act, California’s local-government open-meeting laws....
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