Here is the full-text of the lawsuit filed by Bainbridge Islanders David Dunn and Brian Wilkinson against the City of Bainbridge Island regarding failure to produce records under the Public Records Act for the cellphone of Councilmember Rasham Nassar for a period in January 2019.
Filings of this type are always one side of the story but does the City have a defense? (Click on image to go to download page.)
There is considerable recent case law regarding the Public Records Act and a municipality’s responsibility to produce records.
Given the City’s past settlement of a PRA case one might think the City has its ducks in a row on these issues. We will find out. Stay tuned.