Yahoo Sports used the Kansas Open Records Act to get confirmation that the federal government had subpoenaed the University of Kansas in a federal investigation over basketball endorsement deals. The university denied the request, but in doing so, acknowledged it had the documents.
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The sports fan site SB Nation got an inkling that Florida State University was working to add lacrosse to its team sports offerings. To get confirmation, the site used the Florida Public Records Act to request emails to and from the university president and athletics director regarding lacrosse. The emails revealed that the school was indeed working to add the sport to their roster.
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