FOI Oklahoma seeks nominations for 2015 First Amendment, FOI awards

Freedom of Information Oklahoma is accepting nominations for its annual awards that will recognize individuals and organizations that promoted the First Amendment and the free flow of information to the public in 2015.

Those who opposed dissemination of public information are recognized with the organization’s Black Hole Award. The Ben Blackstock Award is presented to a non-governmental person or organization that has shown a commitment to freedom of information.

The Sunshine Award goes to a public official or governmental body that has shown a commitment to open meetings and open records. Continue…