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Freedom of Information: New Draft S.45 Code of Practice

Amongst all the hype about GDPR it is easy to miss developments in other areas of information law.  In November 2017, the Cabinet Office published the… 468 more words

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Mexican Journalist Fled to U.S. After Threats. Nine Years Later, U.S. Says Go Back.

Emilio Gutierrez Soto, recently denied asylum and arrested after an initial appeal was rejected, says he and his son will be killed if they return to Mexico… 743 more words

Post-Legislative Scrutiny: The Case of the Freedom of Information Act 2000

This week marks thirteen years since the full provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 came into force on 1 January 2005. In a new blog, based on his paper at our… 1,395 more words



Hello and welcome to FOIA for Hire! This is, as far as I am aware, the only service where you can hire someone to file public records requests on your behalf. 88 more words


CDC Denies Banning Words; Rights Group Projects Disputed Terms Onto Trump D.C. Hotel

The Human Rights Campaign, working with artist Robin Bell, projected words like “fetus” and “transgender” onto the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday night, to protest the words being included on a “forbidden” list circulating at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 106 more words


What Net Neutrality?

Time to cancel your internet service! Just kidding. The decision by the FCC to repeal the codes established under the monicker, Net Neutrality, has sparked outrage by many regular internet users and by web-based companies nation-wide. 1,365 more words