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Former Orange City Clerk ordered to pay $1,000 penalty for knowingly and willfully violating OPRA.

In an October 31, 2017 order, the Government Records Council (GRC) ordered former Orange City (Essex County) Clerk Dwight Mitchell to “pay a civil penalty in the amount of one thousand dollars” for knowingly, willfully and unreasonably violating a woman’s rights under the Open Public Records Act (OPRA). The penalty arose out of records denial […]