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Last December the Spotsylvania School Board conducted a secret meeting and decided to censure board member Amanda Blalock. Her crime was using her school board account for personal matters. From what I read there wasn’t anything very scandalous within the emails. Now the Virginia Freedom of Information Advirsory Council has suggested that the board violated the state’s open meeting law by holding a secret meeting to do something they didn’t have the authority to do. A lot of times it seems a simple “hey, stop doing that” would suffice instead of taking an action which makes front page headlines and gets you mocked by the local cartoonist. Good job, school board.
Here’s the rough.