FOIA Workshop


FOIA Workshop – Leave With A Completed Request!
Saturday February 20th from 1-3PM
1201 Martin Luther King Jr Way, at 12th St. , Oakland. Close walk to 12th St. Bart. Accessible building.
Bring a laptop.
$25-50 sliding scale.

Hour one: Lecture. Background information on the Freedom of Information and Privacy act. For more information, visit
Hour two: Interactive workshop. I will guide you through typing your own FOIA request to an agency. Examples: You can write a request to the FBI for records about you, or you can write the Bureau of Prisons seeking information about policies.
This workshop will not cover state/local Public Records Act requests. Please email me if you are interested in a workshop on that.

Space is limited so participants must register.
Register here Please include questions you would like me to answer, and topics you would like me to address.