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Governments turn tables by suing public records requesters

Governments turn tables by suing public records requesters

In April 2017, the Portland, Ore., school district filed a lawsuit against Sordyl, who is seeking records about employees on leave for alleged misconduct after the disclosure that one psychologist had been off for three years. Sordyl said she believes the information will expose costly missteps by district human resources officials and lawyers, and the district attorney has already ordered the records to be released. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Oregon parent wanted details about school employees getting paid to stay home. A retired educator sought data about student...

September 20, 2017
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Biden faces long odds in push for more state ‘red flag’ laws

Biden faces long odds in push for more state ‘red flag’ laws

menuSign Inperson_outlineclose This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. To orderpresentation-ready copies of Toronto Star content for distributionto colleagues, clients or customers, or inquire aboutpermissions/licensing, please go to: IOWA CITY, Iowa - President Joe Biden faces an uphill battle as he tries to revive a push for more state laws that would allow authorities to temporarily disarm people who are considered a danger to themselves or others.The political circumstances surrounding this year’s effort are drastically different than they were three years ago, when...

Apr 14
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Iowa to pay $225,000 to settle lawsuit over trooper's force

Iowa to pay $225,000 to settle lawsuit over trooper's force

AP NEWSADVERTISEMENThttps://apnews.com/article/iowa-lawsuits-iowa-city-arrests-us-news-6e9f3d4e896f6aeab7d2515a27c365cfClick to copyhttps://apnews.com/article/iowa-lawsuits-iowa-city-arrests-us-news-6e9f3d4e896f6aeab7d2515a27c365cfClick to copyRelated topicsIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa will pay $225,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by a man who was injured when a state trooper and put his knee on his neck during a 2017 traffic stop, according to documents released Monday.The payment to Bryce Yakish ends a lawsuit he filed against the state and former Iowa State Patrol trooper Robert Smith in...

Apr 5
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Court: University of Iowa Officials Liable for Targeting Christian Group

Court: University of Iowa Officials Liable for Targeting Christian Group

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — University of Iowa administrators can be held liable for monetary damages for improperly barring a Christian student group that rejects homosexual relationships, a federal appeals court ruled Monday, in a victory for religious conservatives on college campuses.The administrators do not enjoy qualified immunity from the lawsuit brought by Business Leaders in Christ because they violated the group’s clearly established constitutional rights to freedom of speech and association, the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled.The case dates to 2017, when the organization...

Mar 23
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Arrested journalist pleaded with officer: 'This is my job'

Arrested journalist pleaded with officer: 'This is my job'

AP NEWSADVERTISEMENThttps://apnews.com/article/andrea-sahouri-trial-fe036a8663c704b7669ce5a91f504e20Click to copyhttps://apnews.com/article/andrea-sahouri-trial-fe036a8663c704b7669ce5a91f504e20Click to copyRelated topicsIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa journalist recounted getting pepper-sprayed and arrested while covering a protest for racial justice last year, testifying in her own defense Tuesday at her trial on charges stemming from the incident.Des Moines Register reporter Andrea Sahouri told jurors she was running away from a scene where riot police had shot tear gas and were advancing...

Mar 9
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Charges dropped against activist who exposed Iowa hog deaths

Charges dropped against activist who exposed Iowa hog deaths

AP NEWSADVERTISEMENThttps://apnews.com/article/pandemics-iowa-city-iowa-trials-subpoenas-50332a3905f4913d108865d27ee5d21dClick to copyhttps://apnews.com/article/pandemics-iowa-city-iowa-trials-subpoenas-50332a3905f4913d108865d27ee5d21dClick to copyRelated topicsIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Prosecutors have dropped trespassing charges against an activist who helped secretly record Iowa’s largest pork producer using heat to kill thousands of hogs last year as the pandemic devastated the industry.Matt Johnson, an activist with the group Direct Action Everywhere, had been scheduled to stand trial in...

Jan 29
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Former Make-A-Wish Iowa CEO charged with embezzling funds

Former Make-A-Wish Iowa CEO charged with embezzling funds

AP NEWSADVERTISEMENThttps://apnews.com/article/des-moines-iowa-city-arrests-theft-iowa-4a5c68e0f1d8ec8329c250322184d09dClick to copyhttps://apnews.com/article/des-moines-iowa-city-arrests-theft-iowa-4a5c68e0f1d8ec8329c250322184d09dClick to copyRelated topicsIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The former CEO of Make-A-Wish Iowa has been arrested on felony charges alleging she embezzled tens of thousands of dollars from the charity that supports sick children, the group confirmed Friday.Jennifer Woodley, 40, turned herself in to authorities in Des Moines on Thursday to face two charges of first-degree...

Jan 22
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Iowa judge tosses felonies against Black Lives Matter leader

Iowa judge tosses felonies against Black Lives Matter leader

AP NEWSADVERTISEMENThttps://apnews.com/article/race-and-ethnicity-iowa-iowa-city-arrests-des-moines-9509d6fc956df836d4c99729ff754b2eClick to copyhttps://apnews.com/article/race-and-ethnicity-iowa-iowa-city-arrests-des-moines-9509d6fc956df836d4c99729ff754b2eClick to copyRelated topicsIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A judge has dismissed nine felony counts against a Black Lives Matter leader in Iowa who was charged with shining a laser pointer in the eyes of police officers during an August protest.Judge Paul Miller ruled Thursday that the Johnson County attorney’s office violated Matè Farrakhan...

Jan 15
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FBI: QAnon backer from Iowa was among 1st to breach Capitol

FBI: QAnon backer from Iowa was among 1st to breach Capitol

AP NEWSADVERTISEMENThttps://apnews.com/article/iowa-iowa-city-arrests-des-moines-us-news-6c3055a0d88887ce7de1cda99d33130aClick to copyhttps://apnews.com/article/iowa-iowa-city-arrests-des-moines-us-news-6c3055a0d88887ce7de1cda99d33130aClick to copyRelated topicsIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A right-wing conspiracy theorist from Iowa was among the first to break into the U.S. Capitol during last week’s deadly pro-Trump insurrection, chasing and menacing a Black police officer, federal agents said Tuesday.Douglas A. Jensen, 41, to police in his hometown of Des Moines on Friday, two days after the...

Jan 12
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Insurer to pay $8M to Black man paralyzed by Iowa officer

Insurer to pay $8M to Black man paralyzed by Iowa officer

AP NEWSADVERTISEMENThttps://apnews.com/article/shootings-iowa-lawsuits-iowa-city-cedar-rapids-c84263536cbb7f126099faa1639b6e8eClick to copyhttps://apnews.com/article/shootings-iowa-lawsuits-iowa-city-cedar-rapids-c84263536cbb7f126099faa1639b6e8eClick to copyRelated topicsIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An insurer for the City of Cedar Rapids will pay $8 million to a Black motorist who was paralyzed after a white police officer shot him during a 2016 traffic stop, the city announced Monday.The payout will settle a long-running lawsuit brought by Jerime Mitchell, 42, over that had sparked protests and...

Apr 19
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