City of Colorado Springs v. Colorado Springs Independent Newspaper Group, Inc.

Freedom of Expression & Religion
Case No. 02-CV-3613, District Court, El Paso County
ACLU Case No. 2002-15


The City of Colorado Springs filed suit against a weekly independent newspaper, the Colorado Springs Independent, seeking a court order to prevent publication of information that the newspaper's reporters obtained from a City office. A few hours after the ACLU announced that it would defend the newspaper in court, the City dismissed its lawsuit.


Mark Silverstein , ACLU of Colorado Legal Director
Steven D. Zansberg

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