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Posted in accountability, freedom of information, politicians on liberty by ukliberty on January 20, 2009

Matthew Somerville has discovered that some MPs don’t seem to understand this latest FOIA scandal.

We’ve been shown or seen a few responses from MPs, after people wrote to them, saying that they are worried about their addresses being made public. If this is their main barrier to voting No on Thursday, they have nothing to worry about: theyvoted to exclude their residential addresses (and expenses on security, and future/regular travel) from the Freedom of Information Act in July 2008. …

Come on MPs, it’s a really short bit of legislation!

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