Many have written in to ask us what goes on behind the scenes with the Courier-Journal and other news outlets in the open records request process. And even more want to know what exactly the former paper of record has done so far in the research process/what they plan to do in the future with the Robert Felner story.
So we thought it’d be interesting to take a look at a few of the ORRs filed by the C-J in the recent past. It sheds light on previous coverage and may give you a glimpse of what the paper plans to do in the future on the Felner story.
07/23/2008 – Chris Kenning requested a copy of the federal search warrant –
“I am seeking a copy of the original search warrant used by the feds to search the CEHD.”
07/29/2008 – Andrew Wolfson requests copies of the Felner emails –
“I was trying to see if you could send me copies of the most recent emails released in the Felner matter. (WHAS last night mentioned there were 15 of them, but only put eight on it’s Web site.)
Never mind that we published them minutes after the WHAS story aired.
Read the rest after the jump…