Freedom of Information: Divining the public interest
PublisherFreedom of Information
IssueVolume 12, Issue 6
Estelle Dehon has written an article for the Freedom of Information Journal explaining the important factors to be considered when applying the public interest balancing test. Estelle considers the nature of public interest in disclosure and the framework of tribunal and court decisions within which decision makers can operate to discern and evaluate the factors relevant to the public interest in disclosure.