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Access to Information

ATIPs from A to Z
7 days ago

ATIPs from A to Z

What does it take to publish investigative journalism using access to information and privacy requests?
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ATIP Twitter bot aims for access reform
4 weeks ago

ATIP Twitter bot aims for access reform

The bot developed by Laurent Bastien requests already filed access to information requests from the federal government.
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Using freedom of information to assist whistleblowers and those under duress
8 months ago

Using freedom of information to assist whistleblowers and those under duress

Some of my most challenging and rewarding access to information work has involved filing access requests with the consent of whistleblowers and individuals under tremendous duress.

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Emails reveal City of Lloydminster staff pushed Record launch in advance of possible local media closures
2 years ago

Emails reveal City of Lloydminster staff pushed Record launch in advance of possible local media closures

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By H.G. Watson, Associate Editor

City of Lloydminster staff pushed ahead the launch of a city-run “online news source” to September 2016 to start building “credibility” should the city’s Postmedia-owned newspaper,… Continue Reading Emails reveal City of Lloydminster staff pushed Record launch in advance of possible local media closures

Right to information request reveals important ‘daycare deficiencies’
3 years ago

Right to information request reveals important ‘daycare deficiencies’

By Madison Farkas for Canadian Journalists for Free Expression

This story was written for Professor Sean Holman at Mount Royal University. It is the latest installment in CJFE’s #ATIreform series, where journalists, public interest researchers… Continue Reading Right to information request reveals important ‘daycare deficiencies’