A win for a student journalist

“So yesterday, I posted all the public records that the Georgia AG was trying to force a college kid to remove from his blog,” Michael Koretzky writes in an email.

David Schick

David Schick

“And then the SPJ president followed suit. Hours later, the AG withdrew his motion. I love it when a plan comes together. …Just wanted you to know sometimes the good guys win.”

The documents that David Schick posted were “inadvertently disclosed,” the University System of Georgia Board of Regents claimed.

* Georgia attorney general wants student to scrub public records from his blog (spjnetwork.com) | (splc.org)
* Georgia’s AG needs a civics lesson, says SPJ president (spjnetwork.org)
* Georgia’s AG withdraws his motion after SPJ sites post the records (spjnetwork.org)