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From: "Carl Buckland" <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Mary Ann's Hospital-Jean
Date: Mon, 6 Dec 1999 20:44:51 -0500


What about the "Freedom of Information Act"? Will that help to open doors?

What type of rights do we have in counties where they have closed books? I
was trying to get some info from Dallas county TX on deaths that occurred in
1893.

Just wondering.
Diana



> Ask them if they'd like a subpoena........and you would get your
information.
> It is a state hospital and as a taxpayer and living/next of kin (Mary
Ann's
> cousin), you are entitled to the information.
>
> It's one of my soapboxes, I suppose, when govenment agencies call your
hand
> on something such as this request that the cousin made. Sorry.....
>
> Bernie

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