Affiliation:The Dallas Morning News;Information;Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC
LaFleur offers a number of tips for reporters on how to request and obtain public records through Freedom of Information (FOI) requests. She explains what types of records can be obtained through these requests, what is exempted from FOIA, how to deal with HIPAA laws, and much more. LaFleur also provides a copy of a Dallas Morning News article she wrote on the public's right to know vs. Homeland Security.