Lebanon News

Sending a message? Cabinet body says access to information law not in force

“The government is refusing to apply the law because this same government, after 2 1/2 years, has not issued an implementing decree,” Bejjani said. (The Daily Star/Mohamad Azakir)

This article was amended on Wednesday, September 04 2019

A previous version of this article said Kulluna Irada and The Legal Agenda had filed a complaint over the matter with the Constitutional Council. The groups filed at the Shura Council, Lebanon's top administrative court. The Daily Star regrets the error.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on September 04, 2019, on page 3.




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