UT-Austin Cancels Regent's Records Requests

Kevin Hegarty, the chief financial officer and custodian of records for the University of Texas at Austin, informed the University of Texas System on Monday that all pending records requests from embattled Regent Wallace Hall are considered "cancelled, effective immediately."

The House Select Committee on Transparency in State Agency Operations is in the process of investigating Hall's behavior as a regent and considering whether or not to file articles of impeachment against him. Hall has famously filed several large open records requests with the system's flagship university, the fulfillment of which have caused a significant strain between the ...

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