Sunshine Week features New Hampshire Right-to-Know discussion
MANCHESTER — In recognition of Sunshine Week, a national initiative to promote open government, the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications and New England First Amendment Coalition will present a discussion concerning the key to open government in New Hampshire — the state Right to Know Law.
The panel discussion will be held at the Loeb School, 749 East Industrial Park Drive, Manchester, on March 11 from 6:30 to 8: 00 p.m. It is free of charge and open to all.
- The Honorable N. William Delker, Associate Justice, New Hampshire Superior Court.
- Lisa English, Assistant N.H. Attorney General, Chief of the Civil Division.
- Gilles Bissonette, Legal Director, American Civil Liberties Union, New Hampshire.
- Steven A. Bolton, Corporation Counsel, City of Nashua.
- Mark Hayward, Investigative Reporter, New Hampshire Union Leader.
- David Taylor, Vice President, Right to Know New Hampshire.
The discussion will be moderated by First Amendment attorney Gregory V. Sullivan, a board member of both sponsoring organizations and corporate counsel to the Union Leader Corp.
Sunshine Week is a national celebration of the citizen’s right to know what their government is up to. Its goal is to promote a dialogue about the importance of open government and freedom of information. Participants include news media, civic groups, libraries, nonprofits, schools and others interested in the public’s right to know.
Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications