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Save the Date! The online seminar, "Hello My Name is PAC: An Introduction to the Attorney General’s Public Access Duties" will take place on March 15th, 2018. Watch for details in this newsletter and at https://www.isba.org/cle/upcoming
In This Issue…
- 2017 Roz Kaplan Government Service Award recipient Patrick Driscoll
Pat Driscoll’s service to the bar, to various bar associations (especially the ISBA), and to the public made him this year’s choice for this wonderful honor.
- Stay or go? Ethical public service to elected leadership
What happens when the way we are directed to carry out our duties seems inconsistent with the public trust and public interest we are charged with maintaining?
- What constitutes being a “public body” subject to the provisions of FOIA – Better Government Association v. Illinois High School Association, et al.
The Illinois Supreme Court, in Better Government Association v. Illinois High School Association, et al., determined that the Illinois High School Association was not a “public body” as defined by the Freedom of Information Act
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