Journalists say FOIL needs repair

Oct. 18, 2019 By JUDY PATRICK VP for editorial development New York Press Association SYRACUSE – John Lammers spoke bluntly when he talked about New York’s Freedom of Information Law. “Fundamentally broken,” he said, sizing it up. And, he added, “it’s getting worse every day.” Lammers, senior director of content for Advance Media New York,…