Indiana FOI Resources

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Indiana Coalition for Open Government (NFOIC Affiliate)
Indiana University Media School, 940 E. Seventh St., Bloomington, IN 47405
Phone 812.855.0851
Contact:  Gerry Lanosga, President
Email: glanosga@indiana.edu; info@indianacog.org
Secondary contact: Anthony Fargo, Vice President

QUICK FOI INFORMATION

Open Meetings Law I.C. §§5-14-1.5-1 et seq.
Closed: Numerous exemptions including: Collective bargaining, litigation strategy, and certain real estate transactions.

Open Records Law §§5-14-3-1 et seq.
Exempt: Trade secrets; university research; and certain educational and medical records. Discretionary exemptions include: Personnel files; diaries; journals; and personal notes.

CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF INDIANA

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CONTACTS

Office of the Attorney General
Indiana Government Center South
302 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone (317) 232-6201
Fax (317) 232-7979
http://www.in.gov/attorneygeneral/

State Bar Association
One Indiana Square
Suite 530
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone (317) 639-5465
Fax (317) 266-2588
http://www.inbar.org/
Email isbaadmin@inbar.org

Anthony Fargo
Anthony Fargo is an ICOG board member and an associate professor at the Indiana University School of Journalism in Bloomington and specializes in media law. Contact 
alfargo@indiana.edu or by phone at (812) 855-5420 or (812) 219-0806.

Office of the Public Access Counselor for the State of Indiana
W470, Indiana Government Center South
402 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone (317) 234-0906; (800) 228-6013
Fax (317) 233-3091
http://www.in.gov/pac/
Contact form at http://www.in.gov/pac/2337.htm

Hoosier State Press Association
41 E. Washington St.
Suite 301
Indianapolis, IN  46204
Contact: Steve Key, Executive Director and General Counsel
Phone (317) 637-3966
http://www.hspa.com/
Email skey@hspa.com

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FORM LETTERS

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
1101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1100
Arlington, Virginia 22209
Phone (800) 336-4243 or (703) 807-2100
Email rcfp@rcfp.org
FOIA Letter Generator

 

Student Press Law Center
1101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1100
Arlington, Virginia 22209
Phone (703) 807-1904
Email splc@splc.org
Request Letter Generator

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PUBLICATIONS

Handbook of Indiana's Public Access Law from
Indiana's Public Access Counselor

Open Government Guide from the
Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

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