Writing about denials

Cuillier, David
June 2008
Quill;Jun/Jul2008, Vol. 96 Issue 5, p63
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the issue of open journalism. He argues that writing stories about government offices who fail to provide information is a way to overcome that denial of public records. He offers tips for journalists on finding information about such cases, such as determining whether or not an agency is the only one to hide information, asking other state offices to help investigate, and interviewing staff members.


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