Commission on Peace Officers Standards & Training v. Superior Court for County of Sacramento
The Los Angeles Times sought release of records from the California Commission on Police Officers Standards and Training regarding the appointment, promotion, and termination histories of various police officers. Trial court granted access to some of the requested information. Court of Appeal reversed it. The Los Angeles Times appealed. The ACLU Foundations of California filed an amicus brief in the Supreme Court supporting the right of access to the information.