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Published: 05 December 2013

374 Pages


ISBN: 9780199686377

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A new practitioner law publication

Blackstone's Guide to the Freedom of Information Act 2000

Fifth Edition

John Wadham, Kelly Harris, and Eric Metcalfe

Blackstone's Guides

  • Provides expert analysis of the most noteworthy decisions and their impact on this area of law
  • Covers all relevant case law, including the body of decisions from the Information Commissioner, Information Tribunal, and the Scottish Information Commissioner
  • Authoritative writing team, led by John Wadham, providing you with a resource you can trust
  • Contains a full copy of the Act, as updated, and the Environmental Information Regulations 2004

New to this Edition:

  • Commentary on proposed changes for the future, including the review of the Act by the Justice Select Committee
  • Changes to the "30 year rule" and new rights to obtain "data-sets"
  • Discussion of the disclosure of Prince Charles' correspondence and new exemptions for the Royal family

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