Bay City News co-founder Dick Fogel dies

Richard Henry Fogel, co-founder of San Francisco’s Bay City News Service and former executive editor of the Oakland Tribune, died Wednesday in Thousand Oaks. He was 86. An advocate on issues relating to the public’s right to access government information, Fogel worked with other journalists and news organizations across the country to craft the basic principles of what would later become the landmark Freedom of Information Act. After serving in World War II, Fogel returned to Stanford University, where he

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