Access requests at root of major stories

Access requests at root of major stories by Bill Curry, September 22, 2007, The Calgary Herald
Wrestling sensitive information from Canadian governments can thrust journalists and other document-seekers into epic battles that rage for years. Yet despite the red tape and delays, many of the biggest news stories each year trace their roots to an access-to-information request. Some revelations can directly improve the health and safety of Canadians; others increase public understanding of government decisions and inspire political leaders to take action.

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