FOI Oklahoma seeks nominations for First Amendment, freedom of information awards for 2016

Nominations are being accepted for FOI Oklahoma’s annual awards program that recognizes individuals and organizations who promote the First Amendment and freedom of information. The organization’s Black Hole Award is designated for those Continue Reading →

FOI Oklahoma deems Norman a Black Hole for refusing to release records

Three Oklahomans were honored Saturday by FOI Oklahoma for their efforts to promote the First Amendment and the free-flow of public information. The organization’s Black Hole recognition went to the city of Continue Reading →

A Night of Sunshine: FOI Oklahoma’s Annual Sunshine Awards

Sunshine Week promotes the principle that government records must be open and easily accessible for the public. Join with Freedom of Information Oklahoma Inc. in celebrating that idea on Saturday, April 2, Continue Reading →

FOI Oklahoma seeks nominations for First Amendment, freedom of information awards for 2015

Freedom of Information Oklahoma is accepting nominations for its annual awards that will recognize individuals and organizations that promoted the First Amendment and the free flow of information to the public in Continue Reading →

FOI Oklahoma bestows Black Hole award on judge who closed courtroom, records of billionaire oil baron’s divorce trial

An administrator with the Oklahoma Department of Libraries, a state lawmaker and a persistent University of Oklahoma student won FOI Oklahoma’s top awards Saturday at the organization’s Sunshine Week program. The Black Hole recognition, Continue Reading →

FOI Oklahoma seeks nominations for First Amendment, freedom of information awards for 2014

Nominations are being accepted for FOI Oklahoma’s annual awards that recognize individuals and organizations that promoted the First Amendment and the free flow of information to the public in 2014. Those who Continue Reading →