FOI

SPJ NorCal Committee Condemns Search of Freelancer Bryan Carmody as Attack on First Amendment

SAN FRANCISCO — SPJ NorCal’s Freedom of Information Committee condemns the recent raid by law enforcement of freelance journalist Bryan Carmody, in an apparent attempt to identify the confidential source who provided Carmody with a copy of a police report detailing the circumstances of former San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi’s death. During the search,…

 

SPJ NORCAL HONORS 2019 JAMES MADISON FREEDOM OF INFORMATION AWARD WINNERS

Chapter’s Freedom of Information Committee to host 34th annual awards dinner Thursday, March 14 at Delancey Street Town Hall in San Francisco For immediate release: Contact: SPJ NorCal FOI Committee at spjnorcalfoi@gmail.com CLICK HERE FOR TICKET INFORMATION SAN FRANCISCO — The James Madison Freedom of Information Awards recognize Northern California individuals and organizations who have…

 

SPJ NorCal Strongly Opposes ‘Privacy First’ Ballot Measure as Tool to Promote Government Secrecy

SPJ NorCal opposes San Francisco’s “Privacy First” ballot measure: Proposition B Here are the arguments for and against the measure.

 

SPJ NorCal Honors 2018 James Madison Freedom of Information Award Winners

Northern California Society of Professional Journalists Freedom of Information Committee to host 33rd Annual awards dinner on March 27, 2018 at Delancey Street in San Francisco For immediate release: Contact: SPJ NorCal FOI Committee at spjnorcalfoi@gmail.com   SAN FRANCISCO — The James Madison Freedom of Information Awards recognize Northern California organizations and individuals who have…

 

JAMES MADISON FOI AWARDS — 2018 CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

The Freedom of Information Committee of the Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter presents its 33rd Annual James Madison Sunshine and First Amendment Awards. Contact: FOI Committee Chair Kate Conger – kate.a.conger@gmail.com The James Madison Awards recognize Northern California organizations and individuals who have made significant contributions to advancing freedom of information and/or expression in the spirit…