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James Halpin and The Citizens' Voice v. Monroe County Coroner's Office

OOR Dkt. No.: AP 2023-0530
Case Status: Granted



Eilers, Blake


Request sought the name, manner and cause of death of a minor killed in an automobile accident. This information is expressly public under Section 708(b)(20) of the RTKL, and because the County Code also makes such information public, the exemption for information identifying minors contained in Section 708(b)(30) of the RTKL does not apply. Granted.

Clause Exemption Result
708 (b) (20) An autopsy record of a coroner or medical examiner and any audiotape of a postmortem examination or autopsy, or a copy, reproduction or facsimile of an autopsy report, a photograph, negative or print, including a photograph or videotape of the body or any Granted
708 (b) (30) A record identifying the name, home address or date of birth of a child 17 years of age or younger. Granted
Deemed Denial Request was deemed denied.
Statute/Law Refer to other superseding law/statute Granted
Docket Entries
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04/25/2023 OOR Final Determination Final Determination
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