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Journalism professor featured in Southern Illinois University's Law Journal

2/9/2011  4:45 pm

Steven Helle, professor of journalism, just published an article titled "Survey of Illinois Law: New Freedom of Information Act – Peeking Behind the Paper Curtain" in the Summer 2010 issue of the Southern Illinois University Law Journal. He compared Illinois’ new Freedom of Information Act with the former law and noted, among other things, that Illinois has reduced the time for responding to record requests and introduced sanctions for noncompliance. Read entire article...