New Hampshire

Rhode Island


Federal FOIA

This multimedia guide on freedom of information laws in the region is brought to you by the New England First Amendment Coalition with help and support from the following:

Hearst Connecticut Media Group, The Boston Globe, Paul and Ann Sagan, The Robertson Foundation, Boston UniversityWBUR-Boston, the Academy of New England Journalists, NEFAC 2021 Summer Legal Fellows Jon Cubetus and Clayton Spivey, NEFAC 2022 Summer Legal Fellows Edward Samuels and Lucas Uhl, NEFAC 2023 Summer Legal Fellow Brett Johnson, the Society of Professional Journalists Foundation, the Society of Professional Journalists New England, and the Rhode Island Foundation.

This guide is intended as general information for journalists and other citizens. It is not to be considered legal advice. Individuals should seek the advice of counsel regarding specific situations or issues.