The local dead-tree media outlets seems to be losing respect as a fact finding newspaper and instead ranks as a partisan publishing outfit with now secret finances . . . And so, this legal slap fight isn't so much about journalism or the public good . . . But more of a partisan debate:
The city of Overland Park says its severance agreement with the police officer who shot and killed teenager John Albers in 2018 is not subject to public disclosure. On Friday, the city asked a Johnson County judge to toss a lawsuit brought by The Kansas City Star seeking to obtain a copy of the agreement.