Subject: [Intl_FOIA] Germany: € 770.- for Access to 15 Copies of Documents
From: Walter Keim
Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2005 20:21:18 +0100
To: "intl_foia@(...).org"

On 11 July 2002 the Courrier Citoyen d'Europe of the EU Parliament informed me about the possibility to access documents according to Act of 25 May 1976 on administrative procedure (Article 29 of the Verwaltungsverfahrensgesetz):

As activist I tried this:

The good news is that I could see the files of the ministry of interior and the federal parliament 19. October 2004 as part of Case VG 2 A 85.04: Walter Keim vs. Federal Republic of Germany

The bad news is that I lost the case and have to pay € 770.- for 15 copies and having asked for a fair answer within reasonable time:

Walter Keim
Are some of the judges in Berlin hillbillies?:
Promotion of Human Rights in Germany:, and
Complaint against German scandal press:
OSCE will monitor access to public documents:
Who invites the Human Right Commissioner to Germany?:

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