David E. Hudson Quoted in The Macon Telegraph Article “Dallemand Changes Mind on Private Meetings With Bibb School Board”

David E. Hudson comments on open meetings law after the Attorney General’s Office calls and meetings with small groups less than quorum are canceled by Bibb County school Superintendent Romain Dallemand. In the article Mr. Hudson is quoted saying, “Openness is always the best option. Elected officials under the Georgia Constitution are designated as ‘servants’ of the people. Servants’ should, as a first principle, give as much information and public access as is possible. Only an overwhelming public interest should lead elected officials to choose an exception to openness, even when an exception is granted by law.”

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