District attorney’s ruling available online

11/12/2012 12:00 AM

11/11/2012 1:04 PM

Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.

For a complete list of You Oughta Know columns, go to www.kansas.com/oughta/.

The record: The recent ruling by the Sedgwick County District Attorney’s office about whether the March 10 shooting death of Marquez Smart by police was justified.

Why you’d want it: To learn more about the case and how the DA’s office came to its conclusions.

Where you get it: Go to www.sedgwickcounty.org/da. Click on the “News and Announcements” link on the right side of the page. Then click on the link for the complete report.

How much the record will cost: The report is free online.

Deb Gruver

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