Freedom of Information Law

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NY Gun Owners Must File Form To Keep Permit Info Private

Starting Wednesday, the records of anyone who has asked to be exempt from the state Freedom of Information Law will be kept secret. But the information will be available for gun owners who haven’t acted.

05/15/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Report: NY Gov. Cuomo Flew Home In State Aircraft

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo used state aircraft for more than a dozen flights to or from his home following statewide tours in which he called for belt-tightening and budget cuts for schools and other services, records show.

08/14/2011

Ground Zero (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Families Seek Poll Over Placement Of Unidentified Remains At 9/11 Museum

A group of family members of WTC victims announced they have filed a Freedom of Information Law request to get a list of next of kin for the nearly 2,800 victims so they can get a consensus on where the remains should be housed.

06/02/2011