Fighting Without Suing

October 2014
IRE Journal;Fall2014, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p20
The article recommends several psychological strategies to apply when a U.S. government official or agency illegally refuses to grant a public records request. One may allow the official to vent and use silence after an unreasonable attack before asking again. The requester may also use authority by citing a relevant state law to help persuade a clerk to provide the records.


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