Monthly Archives: May 2014

Fodder for FOIA fixes: Unbridled discretion & who pays for it

With the FOIA Council’s review, such as it is, now underway, it’s time to start highlighting things in Virginia’s FOIA that merit discussion and maybe change. This post focuses on two issues: the discretion in how exemptions are applied, and who should pay for the exercise of that discretion.

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