Newark Discloses Amazon HQ Bid Amid Public Records Suit

By James Nani (April 26, 2018, 6:35 PM EDT) -- Newark released a redacted version Wednesday of its bid to land Amazon's second U.S. headquarters amid a lawsuit from an open-government activist over the efforts of New Jersey's largest city to shield the document from public view, according to the man's attorney.

On a blog maintained by Pashman Stein Walder Hayden PC, the law firm said that Newark released its bid for Amazon.com Inc.'s so-called HQ2 to its client, Steven Wronko, though the city redacted the financial incentives it has offered the world's largest online retailer, citing a competitive advantage provision of the Garden State's open records law.

Wronko has been...

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