Upcoming Training Events
Open Records – Carrollton
The Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council invites prosecutors and law enforcement to attend the Open Records Training being held in the Carroll County, Georgia. The training will be held on Thursday, April 18, 2019 from 9:00am to 12:00pm. It offers up to 3 CLE and/or POST hours.
Description of this Training:
This training will cover the requirements of the Georgia Open Records Act. Significant time is spent on the duty to make records available, the duty to respond [the “3 day rule”], and the ability of a public agency to charge for its production of responsive records. Significant time is also spent on the types of records that are exempt from disclosure with a particular emphasis on law enforcement and prosecutorial records. A review of Georgia appellate cases interpreting various provisions of the Open Records Act is also covered.