Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) (Encyclopedia Article)

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF JOURNALISM, Vol. 2, pp. 629-33, C.H. Sterling, ed., Sage Publications, 2009

5 Pages Posted: 5 Sep 2011 Last revised: 9 Sep 2012

Richard J. Peltz-Steele

University of Massachusetts School of Law at Dartmouth

Date Written: December 31, 2009

Abstract

Encyclopedic definition of Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) in the context of journalism.

Keywords: freedom of information, FOI, FOIA, access, journalism, journalist

Suggested Citation

Peltz-Steele, Richard J., Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) (Encyclopedia Article) (December 31, 2009). ENCYCLOPEDIA OF JOURNALISM, Vol. 2, pp. 629-33, C.H. Sterling, ed., Sage Publications, 2009. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1922195

Richard J. Peltz-Steele (Contact Author)

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