Open government groups call on the Senate to pass FOIA reforms during Sunshine Week – OpenTheGovernment.org

03/14/16 – Press Release Today, more than 40 organizations and individuals committed to government openness and accountability sent a letter thanking Senators Grassley, Leahy and Cornyn for their authorship of the FOIA Improvement Act of 2016 (S.337), and urging the earliest possible Continue reading Open government groups call on the Senate to pass FOIA reforms during Sunshine Week – OpenTheGovernment.org

MuckRock’s FOIA redaction hall of shame – Muckrock

A Sunshine Week look at the most egregious, embarassing, and downright █████ uses of the black box 03-14-16 – By JPat Brown If you only have a hammer, then every problem looks like a nail – and as we’ve learned Continue reading MuckRock’s FOIA redaction hall of shame – Muckrock

FOIA is FUN: Somewhat Recent Reminders from the Freedom Of Information Commission – JD Supra Business Advisor

by Mark Sommaruga  | Pullman & Comley – School Law Although it is known as the “Sunshine Law,” the idea of summer fun is usually not synonymous with the Freedom of Information Act [“FOIA”]. Nevertheless, as we lament the passing of time Continue reading FOIA is FUN: Somewhat Recent Reminders from the Freedom Of Information Commission – JD Supra Business Advisor