Entity: Cobb County - Georgia

No Records Response from Cobb County, Ga., for Spending Records on a Redistricting Case

July 29, 2020
Cobb County, Georgia, stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for records reflecting the county's spending to defend the state in the redistricting cases Dwight et al. v. Kemp and Georgia State Conference of the NAACP v. Georgia.

Request to the Cobb County, Ga., for Records of Spending Defending Redistricting Case

July 27, 2020
Open Records Request to Cobb County, Ga., asking for records that show the county's spending to defend the state in the redistricting cases Dwight et al. v. Kemp and Georgia State Conference of the NAACP v. Georgia.

Open Records Request to Cobb County, Georgia, Seeking Communications with State Officials in Early June 2020

June 11, 2020
Open records request to Cobb County, Georgia, seeking communications with the Georgia secretary of state's office from June 8th to June 10, 2020.

Open Records Request to Cobb County, Georgia, Seeking Communications with Voting Machine Vendors KnowInk and Dominion Voting

June 11, 2020
Open records request to Cobb County, Georgia, seeking communications with the voting machine vendors KnowInk and Dominion Voting. American Oversight seeks these records in light of Georgia’s public reports that operating challenges related to the state’s new voting machines delayed some results for the June 9th primary elections.

Open Records Request to Cobb County, Georgia, Seeking Communications with Specific External Groups

June 11, 2020
Open records request to Cobb County, Georgia, seeking communications with the specific external groups. American Oversight seeks these records in light of Georgia’s public reports that operating challenges related to the state’s new voting machines delayed some results for the June 9th primary elections.

No Records Response from Cobb County, Georgia, Regarding Communications with Specific External Groups

June 11, 2020
Cobb County, Georgia, stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for communications with the specific external groups. American Oversight sought these records in light of Georgia's public reports that operating challenges related to the state's new voting machines delayed some results for the June 9th primary elections.

News Roundup: One Firing, Multiple Scandals

May 22, 2020
Trump's firing of the State Department's inspector general has unearthed a series of concerning stories about the conduct of the very person who pressed for the firing — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

Open Records Request to Cobb County, Georgia, for Records Regarding Detained Voters

May 20, 2020
Open records request to Cobb County, Georgia, for records — including communications, directives, and protocols — regarding absentee ballot request forms for detained voters who have not been convicted of a felony or are completing sentences for misdemeanors.

News Roundup: The Subversion of Justice at the Justice Department

May 15, 2020
From investigations into the president’s perceived enemies to interference in the criminal cases of Trump allies like Flynn and Roger Stone, the ongoing politicization of the department is a dangerous threat to the rule of law.

Open Records Request to Cobb County, Georgia, for Records Relating to Phone Charges in Jails

May 12, 2020
Open records request to the Cobb County, Georgia Sheriff’s office requesting records relating to phone charges in jails during the coronavirus pandemic.