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Resource ID: #1852
Subject:FOI in an era of secrecy
Source:Lucy Dalglish; Rick Blum; Seth Rosenfeld - Washington_D_C_IRE_Annual_2003Lucy Dalglish; Rick Blum; Seth Rosenfeld
Affiliation:Reporter's Committee for Freedom of the Press;OMB Watch;San Francisco ChronicleReporter's Committee for Freedom of the Press;OMB Watch;San Francisco Chronicle
The Freedom of Information Act is an important tool to journalists, even with more restrictions to information occurring all the time. IRE Board member James Grimaldi gives a step by step guide through the FOIA filing process. Included in this tipsheet are a series of links to help reporters in their FOIA requests.