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The Right to Information in the US

a CBC journalist made a request to the Ontario ministry of the environment for records relating to inspection of a waste management disposal site. the ministry does not comply with the request and refuses to disclose the information requested. the journalist further appeals the refusal to the Ontario information and privacy commissioner. the commissioner orders the ministry to disclose the records within 15 days. 30 days pass and the journalist does not receive the records. she writes to the minister asking him to comply with the commissioners orders. she receives no reply nor any information. she writes again one week later and again receives no answer. finally, the journalist writes to the commissioner asking to enforce the order.

1. What remedies may be available to the journalist, and what is the statutory authority for your answers?

2. Does the journalist have standing to apply for any remedy? Why or Why not?

3. Does the Commissioner have the power to enforce her rulings? Explain your answer.

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