A newspaper can have access to records concerning a confidential settlement of a suit against a Lackawanna County township under the state’s Right to Know Act, a common pleas court judge has ruled.
Because the terms of the settlement were contained in the official court transcript and a municipality and insurer were involved in the case, the public has the right to have access to that information, he said.
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