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16th October 2020 by Myfanwy
A forthcoming tribunal will examine the blocking of FOI requests that have been placed by people living outside the UK. To those at mySociety and WhatDoTheyKnow, the matter is quite simple: the UK’s Freedom of Information Act was written explicitly to allow “any person” to request information from a public body. There’s no restriction to…
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