On appeal, the Court of Appeals of Ohio, 10th Appellate District, Franklin County, agreed that the federal FOIA didn’t apply to Ohio state agencies, and that the state PRA required Beaker to get an order from the sentencing court finding the documents necessary to support a justiciable claim before requesting them. On that basis, the Court affirmed the trial court’s dismissal of the case. See: state ex rel. Jan Becker v. Ohio State Highway Patrol, 2003 Ohio 1450 (2003).
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Jan Becker v. Ohio State Highway Patrol
|Cite||2003 Ohio 1450 (2003)|
|Level||State Court of Appeals|