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Resource ID: #26352
Subject: FOIA
Source: Associated Press
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Date: June 3 - Dec. 4

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In the face of opposition from government officials, the public and colleagues in the media, The Associated Press aggressively fought for 911 records and documents related to the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. The request, begun as a routine newsgathering effort, turned into a high-profile fight for public information as state legislators tried to claw back Connecticut's open records laws.

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