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Posted: Wednesday, November 20, 2013 9:59 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The state Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a private business working on a construction project for a northern Minnesota school district does not have to make its subcontractor data public under open records laws.

The nuanced ruling in the case between Johnson Controls, Inc., and a small-town newspaper group could have significant impact on data access, experts said, as well as the public’s ability to see how government entities are spending funds.

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