Media advisory - Another Blow to the Right to Know?



    Ottawa Dodges Complaints about Discriminatory Treatment of Media Requests

    OTTAWA, Sept. 26 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Newspaper Association (CNA)
will hold a news conference on the eve of International Right to Know Day to
brief media on the status of the CNA's two-year-old complaint regarding
discriminatory treatment of media requests under the Access to Information
Act, and the lack of enforcement of the Act in general.

    
    WHO:   Anne Kothawala, President and CEO, Canadian Newspaper Association

           David Gollob, Senior Vice President, Policy and Communications,
           Canadian Newspaper Association

    WHEN:  1:00 PM EDT
           Thursday, September 27, 2007

    WHERE: National Press Theatre
           150 Wellington Street
           Ottawa, Ontario
    

    This news conference will be webcast live. It will be viewable on the CNA
    website at

    www.cna-acj.ca or at the following links:

    http://cna.canadacast.ca (English audio feed)
    http://acj.canadacast.ca (French audio feed)

    Following the news conference the webcast will be viewable as archive on
the above for 30 days.




For further information:

For further information: David Gollob, Senior Vice President, Policy and
Communications, Canadian Newspaper Association, (613) 301-6162 (cell),
dgollob@cna-acj.ca

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