In 2016, the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) turned 50 and a considerable body of law and experience has developed around it as it has evolved and been amended. Explore a basic overview of how the law works and how courts are applying it, and gain important practical advice to help you get the information you need.
Summary of ContentsThe Scope of FOIA and Its Promise: Potential for Disclosure
FOIA Exemptions and Exclusions
The Government’s View
FOIA Requests in Action
Sample FOIA Requests/Acknowledgements