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The current law in NY is that legal notices must be printed in a newspaper....

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You raise an interesting question, which was addressed in an opinion by the Committee on...

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A town councilman is under investigation for videotaping and posting on social media an obviously...

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Section 103(d)(1) of the Public Officers Law, commonly referred to as the Open Meetings Law...

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In 2022, the Open Meetings Law was amended to allow for members of a public...

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A FOIL request is only required if the town requires it. There is nothing that...

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What was the reason given for the executive session? A specific reason has to be...