Sunshine Law Panel
Open government is good government. Join the discussion about the importance of understanding and preserving open government.
Wednesday, March 26 – Common Hour (11:15 am)
Room 211, Breslin
What would the Founding Fathers think of FOI? How does government secrecy impact on a free society? Why is it important for government to limit some information?
These and other questions will be explored in the event featuring:
Robert Freeman, Executive Director, NYS Committee on Open Government
Neil Block, Ingerman & Smith, Attorneys at Law
Jason Starr, Executive Director, Nassau Chapter, ACLU
Matt Doig, Investigative Editor, Newsday
Representatives from the Nassau and Suffolk police departments
This event is free and open to the public, but reservations in advance are required. For more information, or to register, call Carolyn James, 631-608-4495, or email her at email@example.com.
Sponsored by the Press Club of Long Island, a chapter of SPJ, and Hofstra University’s Department of Journalism, Media Studies, and Public Relations