UK government’s ‘Orwellian’ FOI unit interfered in Grenfell fire FOI requests
Exclusive: Cabinet Office’s Clearing House told housing ministry to alter responses to Freedom of Information...
Cabinet Office announces review into controversial FOI unit
The FOI ‘Clearing House’ was criticised by a judge after openDemocracy won a landmark case against the government
MPs launch inquiry into UK government’s ‘opaque’ handling of FOI requests
A parliamentary committee will investigate the Cabinet Office after openDemocracy won transparency court case over...
Published in: Dark Money Investigations: NewsLabour demands investigation into Michael Gove over ‘unlawful’ COVID contract
The Cabinet Office minister has been accused of ‘habitual dishonesty', after openDemocracy exposed £560,000 given to...
Published in: Dark Money Investigations: NewsCummings lobbied for ‘friends’ to get fat contract for COVID focus groups
Shadow minister says it's ‘appalling’ that the government dismissed concerns of bias raised after openDemocracy...
Published in: Freedom of Information: InvestigationRevealed: Government’s ‘Orwellian’ unit blocked infected blood scandal disclosure
Campaigner whose father died of HIV calls secrecy ‘outrageous’; staff in Michael Gove’s Cabinet Office cited Chilcot...
Published in: Freedom of Information: OpinionIs the government’s secretive ‘Clearing House’ lawful? An expert explains
When government departments share the names of people making freedom of information requests, they may be breaking...
Published in: Freedom of InformationPioneering FOI peer calls for investigation into ‘Orwellian’ Cabinet Office unit
Lord Clark calls for inquiry in wake of openDemocracy’s revelations about the secretive unit ‘blacklisting’...
Published in: Freedom of Information: OpinionCynical British public bodies are denying our FOI rights
Freedom of Information is a powerful tool for citizens - but the UK's legislation needs to be amended to prevent...
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