Supreme Court poised to hear key access-to-information legal challenge

It’s a key case expected to be held next year as the outcome of how broad policy advice secrecy claims will affect how much public access there is to government records in all Canadian jurisdictions.

This will be one of the most important access-to-information cases ever heard by Canada’s top court. The case will affect what the public can learn about public officials actions and how transparent governments need to be.Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times

By Ken Rubin

PUBLISHED :Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 11:39 PM

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