Thursday, October 6, 2016
Unpublished trial court OPRA opinion.
Michael Doss v. Borough of Bogota, et al.
Bergen County, Docket No. BER-L-4296-16
Hon. Bonnie J. Mizdol, A.J.S.C.
July 13, 2016
Click here for the court's decision.
Summary: This case discusses the records custodian's duty to adequately search for responsive records and found that the custodian's search was insufficiently thorough. The case also balances a government employee's privacy interest in his or her government-issued cell phone billing records versus the public's right to know.