Lawsuit Targets Secrecy Agreements Linked to Google’s Planned San Jose Campus

A new lawsuit filed against San Jose claims city officials signed illegal NDAs at Google’s behest to secure a $67 million land deal.

Milpitas Ordered to Pay Legal Fees in Public Records Suit

The First Amendment Coalition has been awarded $100,000 in attorneys’ fees in its successful public records lawsuit against Milpitas.

Newly Released Records Detail Misconduct by Former Milpitas City Manager Tom Williams

The former manager billed taxpayers for his own legal fees and then tried to cover his tracks, according to a newly released report.

Judge Tentatively Orders Milpitas to Release Records About Former City Manager Tom Williams

The public’s right to know about a former Milpitas official’s alleged misconduct outweighs his right to privacy, according to a court ruling.

Judge Weighs Public’s Right to Know vs. Ex-Milpitas Official’s Privacy in ‘Reverse CPRA’ Case

A Santa Clara County judge heard oral arguments from both sides on Monday and is expected to issue a ruling in the case within 90 days.

Milpitas City Manager Accused of Misusing Taxpayer Money

Milpitas once again finds itself at odds with its city manager, whose litigious posturing has triggered a probe into suspected corruption.

Milpitas City Manager Demands $1 Million, Seeks Injunction

Milpitas City Manager Tom Williams is seeking a court order Friday to block a records release that would show his $1 million demand.