Campus Stores Sue Purdue U. over Amazon Contract

March 27, 2015

The National Association of College Bookstores on Tuesday filed a lawsuit to obtain Purdue University's contract with Amazon, after a public records request produced a redacted copy, The Indianapolis Star reported. Purdue in August announced a partnership with the retailer to give students expedited shipping options and a physical location on campus to pick up and drop off orders. The university claims the redacted parts of the contract are trade secrets, which are not covered by open records laws in Indiana.

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