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Foil Fiesta: Freedom of Information Law & Getting the Info You Need

University at Buffalo Civil Liberties and Transparency Clinic | April 17, 2019, 12:30-2:30 pm

Foil Fiesta: Freedom of Information Law & Getting the Info You Need

Buffalo Commons Classroom
617 Main Street
Suite 300 Floor 3R
Buffalo, NY 14203

This training addresses what the Freedom of Information Law is and how researchers and community organizers can use it to deepen their analysis and strengthen their project or campaign.

Join the University at Buffalo Civil Liberties and Transparency Clinic as they cover the basics of how to effectively request public records using freedom of information laws, what types of documents you can obtain through records requests, and strategies for using public records in your campaigns or research project. You will have the opportunity to workshop a specific FOIL request.

Please RSVP to buffalocommons@cornell.edu