Open Public Records Act

Gov. Chris Christie (Jeff Zelevansky/
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Review: Christie Administration Paid $441K To Fight Public Records Requests Since 2012

Attorneys representing media organizations and government watchdogs have complained that Christie’s administration routinely stonewalls even the most basic records requests.


Vehicles slow for tolls before crossing the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

ACLU Sues New Jersey Over ‘Bridgegate’ Public Records Requests

The American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey has sued the Christie administration for denying open public records requests stemming from the controversial George Washington Bridge lane closures.


Newark Mayor Cory Booker and Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg at the KIPP Newark Collegiate Academy - Newark, NJ - Sep 25, 2010 - Photo: Anthony Alvarez via Newark Mayor's Office

Booker Releases Emails Related To $100 Million Grant For Newark Schools From Facebook’s Zuckerberg

Booker, Gov. Chris Christie and Zuckerberg announced the $100 million grant on Oprah Winfrey’s show in September 2010.


N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (file)

NJ Lowers Fees For Obtaining Public Records

New Jerseyans will now be paying less to obtain copies of public documents.