Open-records law held to be constitutional

Supreme Court reverses ruling in Fort Smith case

Posted: December 7, 2012 at 2:42 a.m.

The state Supreme Court on Thursday unanimously overturned a circuit court’s ruling that the Freedom of Information Act is unconstitutional because it is too vague and overbroad.

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Tristen Lopez, 11, leaps from the slide Wednesday Dec. 5, 2012 during recess at Harp Elementary in Springdale.  The Springdale Coordinated Health group will discuss whether children playing before lunch encourages them to eat better.

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