Freedom from disclosure of information

Gray, Anthony (2007) Freedom from disclosure of information. Alternative Law Journal, 32 (1). pp. 7-10. ISSN 1037-969X

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The article discusses the right of individuals or organisations to obtain access to information under FOI laws in light of the High Court's assessment of Ministerial non-disclosure certificates in a recent case. The author concludes the effect of the decision may be to unduly restrict FOI rights, and may inhibit the system of representative government contemplated by the Constitution.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Accepted version provided by and deposited with permission of publisher.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - Department of Law
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2007 00:59
Last Modified: 13 Jun 2016 01:31
Uncontrolled Keywords: freedom of information; representative government
Fields of Research : 18 Law and Legal Studies > 1801 Law > 180103 Administrative Law

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