By Maria Saporta
This story has been updated to include a response from the Atlanta City Council.
It’s a David versus Goliath story — Atlanta style.
On Monday, Matthew Cardinale, news editor of the Atlanta Progressive News website, won a case in the Georgia Supreme Court against the City of Atlanta.
Cardinale, who is not an attorney, filed a case against the Atlanta City Council for failing disclose which council representatives voted for and against an action at a retreat in February 2010. He argued that not disclosing those names was in violation of Georgia’s Open Meetings Act.
To read the ruling, click here.
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