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Posts Tagged ‘FOIA without the lawyer’

Top Tips for FOIA: Grazing Top Ten (Part 2)

Following on from last weeks post on the Grazing technique, here are tips numbers six to ten on how to make a successful Grazing request under the Freedom of Information Act.

The first five of our Top Tips can be …

Top Tips for FOIA: Grazing Top Ten (Part 1)

As stated in last weeks blog, there are two different approaches to making a request. This post is going to focus on the Grazing technique, targeting information which does not fall within the scope of any exemptions.

At the most …

Top Tips for FOIA: Mining or Grazing

Have you ever considered using the Freedom of Information Act or would like to but don’t know where to start? Have you tried using it but with little success or been treated to repeated exemptions. In this series of posts …

FOIA without the lawyer: now available on Amazon

Reporters and campaigners have been snapping up copies of a new guide to Freedom of Information stuffed with trade secrets published by The Centre for Investigative Journalism.

Brendan Montague and Lucas Amin, founders of the non-profit community interest company Request