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Bloggers, Podcasters Now Covered By Freedom Of Information Act

Jan 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Citizen Media, Podcasting Law

On Monday, December 31, 2007, President Bush signed into law the “Openness Promotes Effectiveness in our National Government Act of 2007,” which amends the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) by: establishing a definition of “a representative of the news media;” directing that required attorney fees be paid from an agency’s own appropriation rather than from […]