FOIA http://wuis.org en Should Lottery Winners Be Anonymous? http://wuis.org/post/should-lottery-winners-be-anonymous <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Winning big in the Lottery is also a ticket to a lot of media attention. Amanda Vinicky reports on an effort to keep winners' identities secret.</p><p></p><p>Every now and then, Rep. Will Davis plays the Lottery.</p><p>"And I was just thinking if I was fortunate enough to win, I don't know if I would want my name or be required to publicize if I was a winner. And just for the record I'm not, so," says Davis, laughing.</p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 23:45:00 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 19008 at http://wuis.org Should Lottery Winners Be Anonymous? City Leaders Respond To File Shredding Lawsuit http://wuis.org/post/city-leaders-respond-file-shredding-lawsuit <p>Springfield Mayor Mike Houston says he's gathering more information about events last month that triggered allegations that the city destroyed files sought in a Freedom of Information Act Request.</p><p>Attorneys for Springfield resident Calvin Christian say the police department violated a state public records retention law last month by destroying dozens of internal affairs files subject to a FOIA request filed by Christian.</p> Wed, 08 May 2013 16:19:05 +0000 Peter Gray 2350 at http://wuis.org City Leaders Respond To File Shredding Lawsuit