At 10:30 the Court will hear arguments in MDOC v. The MacArthur Justice Center
The MacArthur Justice Center filed suit against MDOC seeking information pursuant to the Public Records Act regarding the drugs used to kill inmates sentened to death by lethal injection. MDOC argued that this information was privileged and confidential. The chancellor ruled in favor of the MacArthur Justice Center and MDOC appealed. MDOC also challenges the amount of the attorneys fees awarded to the attorneys for the MacArthur Center.
The MacArthur Justice Center’s brief
MDOC’s rebuttal brief
Watch the argument here