The American Bar Association is presenting a continuing legal education seminar via the internet on October 20 entitled "Accessing Government Information in the Midst of Breaking Events - Can FOIA Be Used Effectively For Reporting the News?
The panel includes a virtual who's who of FOIA:
Steven Zansberg (Moderator), Levine Sullivan Koch & Schulz, LLP, Denver, CO
Lucy Dalglish, Executive Director,Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, Arlington, VA
Miriam Nisbet, Director, Office of Government Information Services, National Archives, Washington, DC
Melanie Ann Pustay, Director, Office of Information Policy, United States/Department of Justice, Washington, DC
David Sobel, Senior Counsel, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Washington, DC
More information on this seminar can be found on the ABA website.