To mark Right to Know Day, the Canadian Association of Journalists’ Ottawa chapter and iPolitics are hosting a Q & A with Information Commissioner Caroline Maynard to discuss the federal… Continue Reading FOI Friday: Q&A with Information Commissioner Caroline Maynard
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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Bill C-58 is being criticized for not addressing serious issues in the Access to Information Act.
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Only a quarter of all federal requests included in the audit were returned within the 30 day limit.
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