10/24/2014
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press has joined a letter sent by 50 transparency and open government organizations to President Obama asking for his position on legislative reform to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). Citing the...
10/24/2014
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, Freedom of the Press Foundation and New America’s Open Technology Institute are hosting a free daylong conference Nov. 7 at the Knight Conference Center at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., that...
10/22/2014
The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press issued a statement today on the death of Benjamin C. Bradlee, former executive editor of The Washington Post. Bradlee was a part of the original group of journalists who founded the Reporters...
10/21/2014
Last month, Google and Apple both announced that their next mobile operating systems would encrypt user data by default. Both Google and Apple also noted that the new forms of encryption would make it impossible for the companies to "unlock...
10/16/2014
In what appears to be an unprecedented decision, a New York trial court has allowed the New York Police Department (“NYPD”) to issue a “Glomar” response to a state open records request, meaning the government refuses to...