LAMBETHWATCH: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT – “ARGUMENTS BASED ON THE REQUESTER’S IDENTITY OR MOTIVES ARE GENERALLY IRRELEVANT”….  THE REQUESTER’S IDENTITY OR THEIR MOTIVES IN SEEKING THE INFORMATION ARE NOT RELEVANT TO THE PUBLIC INTEREST TEST….”

News From Crystal Palace has been looking at some of the issues and rulings relating to the Freedom of Information Act. The following extracts are  from a House of Commons briefing paper titled 'Freedom of information requests' published Wednesday, November 14, 2018 which gives an overview of freedom of information requests. Here are some extracts from … Continue reading LAMBETHWATCH: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT – “ARGUMENTS BASED ON THE REQUESTER’S IDENTITY OR MOTIVES ARE GENERALLY IRRELEVANT”….  THE REQUESTER’S IDENTITY OR THEIR MOTIVES IN SEEKING THE INFORMATION ARE NOT RELEVANT TO THE PUBLIC INTEREST TEST….”

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MOCK THE WEEK: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION LAMBETH-STYLE

MOCK THE WEEK: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION LAMBETH-STYLE   Welcome to another edition of Mock the Week. The scene is the Lambeth council office dealing with Freedom of Information Act requests. Hugh Dennis plays the council officer showing the new recruit (played by a female comedian) the ropes.   Hugh Dennis: I'll just give you a … Continue reading MOCK THE WEEK: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION LAMBETH-STYLE