Official Secrets in UK Law

  • Official Secrets and Official Information
    • Nbr. 1-5, January 1980
    • Teaching Public Administration
  • Secrecy Provisions in Commonwealth Legislation
    • Nbr. 19-1, March 1990
    • Federal Law Review
    “The Official Secrets Act stiffens the spine of the secretive bureaucrat and softens the vertebrae of the press”1
    ...... PROVISIONS IN COMMONWEALTH LEGISLATION JOHN McGINNESs· "The Official Secrets Act stiffens the spine of the secretive bureaucrat and ......
  • THE CAMPAIGN FOR FREEDOM OF INFORMATION: A PARTICIPATORY CHALLENGE TO ELITIST BRITISH GOVERNMENT
    • Nbr. 68-4, December 1990
    • Public Administration
    The proponents of freedom of information have, since the 1970s, sponsored successive Private Members bills seeking to liberalize Section Two of the Official Secrets Act. Until recently they have ha...
    ...... Members bills seeking to liberalize Section Two of the Official Secrets Act. Until recently they have had no success. Indeed, ......
  • REVIEWS
    • Nbr. 70-1, March 1992
    • Public Administration
    DEMOCRACY, BUREAUCRACY AND PUBLIC CHOICE Patrick Dunleavy. ADMINISTRATIVE REFORM COMES OF AGE Gerald E. Caiden. EDINBURGH ESSAYS IN PUBLIC LAW W. Fie, C. Himsworth and N. Walker (eds.) CRITICISM AN...
    ...... It is based primarily on inter- views with officials and politicians in the twenty cities, and on a reading of a ... London Business School ESPIONAGE AND SECRECY: THE OFFICIAL SECRETS ACTS 1911-1989 OF THE UNITED KINGDOM Rosamund M. Thomas ......
  • REVIEWS
    • Nbr. 61-2, June 1983
    • Public Administration
    Book reviews in this article: POLICY STYLES IN WESTERN EUROPE Jeremy Richardson (ed.). POLITICS, POLICY AND THE EUROPEAN RECESSION Andrew Cox (ed.). BRITISH DOGMATISM AND FRENCH PRAGMATISM: CENTRAL...
    ...... of the individual papers include academics, union officials and a journalist. The four papers in Part 1 comprise a ... 232 PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION CONSUMING SECRETS: HOW OFFICIAL SECRECY AFFECTS EVERYDAY LIFE IN BRITAIN ......
  • Book Review: Secrecy in Britain
    • Nbr. 10-2, September 1990
    • Teaching Public Administration
    ...... someone who was famously on the receiving end of the Official Secrets Act in the mid-1980s and who has already made his ......
  • Court of Criminal Appeal
    • Nbr. 5-3, July 1941
    • Journal of Criminal Law, The
    ...... necessary for proof of an offence under section I of the Official Secrets Act, 191 I. The material terms of Treachery Act, 1940, are ......
  • Book Review: Reshaping Housing Policy, Subsidies, Rents and Residualisation
    • Nbr. 10-2, September 1990
    • Teaching Public Administration
    ...... someone who was famously on the receiving end of the Official Secrets Act in the mid-1980s and who has already made his ......
  • Court of Criminal Appeal
    • Nbr. 5-2, April 1941
    • Journal of Criminal Law, The
    ...... 1 of the Official Secrets Act, 19I1, and with larceny of these documents. The trial ......
  • House of Lords
    • Nbr. 26-4, October 1962
    • Journal of Criminal Law, The
    ......OFFICIAL SECRETS ACT AND CONDUCT PREJUDICIAL TO THE STATE Chandler v. ......
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